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Volvo Cars plans to open its first US plant

March 31, 2015 DETROIT — Volvo Cars is planning to build an assembly plant in the U.S. The $500 million plant will be Volvo’s first car plant in North America. more »»

Australia signs up to negotiations establishing Chinese-led bank

March 30, 2015 CANBERRA, Australia — Australia announced on Sunday that it would join negotiations to establish a new a Chinese-led Asian regional bank that has emerged as a potential challenge to United States... more »»

US university, foundation invested in now frozen Chinese stocks

March 30, 2015 WASHINGTON — The University of Michigan, defense contractor Lockheed Martin Corp. more »»

Australia signs up to negotiations establishing Chinese-led bank

March 29, 2015 CANBERRA, Australia — Australia announced on Sunday that it would join negotiations to establish a new a Chinese-led Asian regional bank that has emerged as a potential challenge to United States... more »»

Fitch downgrades Greece amid bailout uncertainty

March 28, 2015 ATHENS, Greece — The ratings agency Fitch has downgraded Greece’s sovereign rating amid growing uncertainty over the new government’s pledge to overhaul reforms needed to restart bailout loan... more »»

Yellen: A rate increase may be warranted

March 28, 2015 WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Friday that continued improvement in the U.S. economy means an increase in the Fed's key interest rate could come later this year. more »»

Jury says Silicon Valley firm did not retaliate

March 28, 2015 SAN FRANCISCO — A jury has affirmed its decision that a Silicon Valley firm did not retaliate by firing a female worker. more »»

Altera stock soars on talks of sale to Intel

March 28, 2015 SAN FRANCISCO — Altera's stock soared to its highest price in nearly four years Friday on a report the chipmaker is in talks to be sold to industry leader Intel. Altera Corp.'s stock surged $. more »»

How gov’t aims to protect low-income users of ‘payday’ loans

March 27, 2015 WASHINGTON — Each month, more than 200,000 needy U.S. households take out what’s advertised as a brief loan. Many have run out of money between paychecks. more »»

Casino regulators scold Caesars for bankruptcy

March 27, 2015 LAS VEGAS — Nevada gambling regulators are calling the bankruptcy of Caesars Entertainment Corp. more »»

Ark. governor: No room for more tax cuts

March 27, 2015 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson said that there's no room in his proposed budget for more tax cuts, despite a renewed push to find funding for a tax exemption for military veterans. more »»

Yahoo says it will buy back $2 billion in stock

March 27, 2015 NEW YORK — Yahoo says it will buy back $2 billion in company stock as it prepares to spin off its stake in Chinese e-commerce company Alibab. more »»

HJ Heinz buys Kraft to build $28B food giant

March 26, 2015 NEW YORK — Some of the most familiar names in ketchup, pickles, cheese and hot dogs are set to come under the same roof after H.J. Heinz Co. more »»

UAW head: No new level of low wages

March 26, 2015 DETROIT — The leader of the United Auto Workers union has rejected a new level of lower wages for members who make auto parts ahead of contract talks with automakers that start in the summer. more »»

High nursing home bills squeeze insurers, driving rates up

March 25, 2015 NEW YORK — Thirty years ago, insurance companies had the answer to the soaring cost of caring for the elderly. Plan ahead and buy a policy that will cover your expenses. more »»

CDC: Uninsured drop by 11 million since passage of Obama’s law

March 25, 2015 WASHINGTON — The number of uninsured U.S. more »»

Lexmark agrees to buy software maker Kofax for $1 billion

March 25, 2015 NEW YORK — Printer maker Lexmark International will buy software developer Kofax Ltd. for about $1 billion. The deal values Kofax at $11 per share. more »»

Oil price fall forces N.D. to consider austerity

March 25, 2015 BISMARCK, N.D. — Two years ago, North Dakota was so flush with money from the energy boom that lawmakers spent over $1 million to spruce up the cafe at the state Capito. more »»

 
 
 

 

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