- Published on 06/26/2014 - 1:39 pm
- Written by MATTHEW CRAFT, AP Business Writer
(AP) — Banks and other financial firms tugged the stock market slightly lower Thursday as a mixed batch of economic reports and earnings results gave investors little reason to push the market up.
- Published on 06/26/2014 - 1:33 pm
- Written by MICHAEL FELBERBAUM, AP Tobacco Writer
(AP) — Philip Morris International Inc. is hoping to capitalize on the growing appetite for alternatives to traditional smokes like e-cigarettes with a new Marlboro-branded product that heats tobacco rather than burning it.
- Published on 06/26/2014 - 1:31 pm
- Written by ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer
(AP) — Ikea's U.S. division is raising the minimum wage for thousands of its retail workers, pegging it to the cost of living in each location, instead of its competition.
- Published on 06/26/2014 - 10:20 am
- Written by RYAN NAKASHIMA, AP Business Writer
(AP) — The Supreme Court shot down Aereo's business model this week, but that doesn't mean customers' desire for a better TV experience is gone.
- Published on 06/26/2014 - 10:03 am
- Written by JOAN LOWY, Associated Press
(AP) — The government wants to dramatically reduce the allowable height of buildings near hundreds of airports — a proposal that is drawing fire from real estate developers and members of Congress who say it will reduce property values.
- Published on 06/26/2014 - 10:00 am
- Written by MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer
(AP) — Imagine a low-cost treatment for a life-threatening infection that could cure up to 90 percent of patients with minimal side effects, often in a few days.
- Published on 06/25/2014 - 2:48 pm
- Written by KEN SWEET, AP Markets Writer
(AP) — The U.S. stock market inched modestly higher Wednesday, recovering more than half of what it lost the day before, as investors were able to set aside two disappointing economic reports.
- Published on 06/25/2014 - 1:21 pm
- Written by SADIE GURMAN, Associated Press
(AP) — Police in some medical marijuana states who once routinely seized illegal pot plants by ripping them out by their roots and stashing them away in musty evidence rooms to die are now thinking twice about the practice.
- Published on 06/25/2014 - 1:14 pm
- Written by MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press
(AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a startup Internet company has to pay broadcasters when it takes television programs from the airwaves and allows subscribers to watch them on smartphones and other portable devices.
- Published on 06/25/2014 - 1:11 pm
- Written by The Associated Press
(AP) — New Mexico regulators have denied a temporary operating permit for a major ride-sharing company.