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Mobile Ads Give Facebook Big Boost
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:12:51 GMT
Facebook posted sharply higher earnings as revenue from mobile advertising continued to grow, and more people used it, more often.






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Atlantic City Gets 'Junk' Downgrade from Moody's
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:48:53 GMT
Struggling Atlantic City took another hit as Moody's Investors Service downgraded the city’s general obligation bonds to "junk" status.






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Meat Supplier in China Scandal Has Global Reach
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 22:34:34 GMT
The U.S. company at the center of a food scandal in China helps make some of the world's most popular foods.






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Mars Raising Candy Prices as Cocoa Prices Soar
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:51:56 GMT
Mars Chocolate North America said on Wednesday it will raise its prices by an average of 7 percent "to offset rising costs,"






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Stocks Mixed, S&P Hits Record on Apple, Pepsi
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:11:52 GMT
Stocks had a mixed day on Wednesday, but the S&P 500 closed at a record high, boosted by higher-than-expected earnings from Pepsi and Apple.






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Facebook and Twitter Aim to Tap E-Commerce Market
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:42:35 GMT
The social networking sites are testing out "buy" buttons in an effort to tap into the $304 billion that estimates show will be spent on e-commerce this year.






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Old Oil Tank Cars To Go After Rail Crashes
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:13:19 GMT
Thousands of older rail tank cars that carry crude oil would be phased out within two years under proposed regulations after recent deadly crashes






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GM Recalls Another 718,000 U.S. Vehicles
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:43:18 GMT
The six recalls are for varying reasons, but not for ignition switches.






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New App Allows Users to Have Their Alcohol Delivered
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:34:25 GMT
New mobile app, Drizly, offers Denver, Colorado residents the convenience of having their alcohol delivered. KUSA's Meagan Fitzgerald reports.






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China Detains Employees of Suspect Meat Seller
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:50:50 GMT
Five employees of a company accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald's, KFC and other restaurants in China were detained by police.






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FAA Extends Israel Flight Ban 24 Hours
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:09:23 GMT
Ban on flights to Israel continues amid security concerns.






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FAA Extends Israel Flight Ban 24 Hours
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:09:23 GMT
Ban on flights to Israel continues amid security concerns.






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Record IRA Contributions May Not Save Retirement
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:55:51 GMT
Account-holders contributed an average $4,150 during tax year 2013, an all-time high.






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Feds Say Company Didn't Verify 'Made in USA'
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:33:48 GMT
The Federal Trade Commission settled with a company that licensed Made in USA certification to any business that paid, without verifying.
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Social Media: Where's the Satisfaction?
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:55:23 GMT
Social media may be extremely popular, but these are some of the worst-performing companies tracked by the American Customer Satisfaction Index.






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Israel Flight Ban Leaves Travelers Scrambling
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:40:43 GMT
The FAA's 24-hour ban on flights to and from Israel left passengers in a lurch Tuesday and beyond.






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Stocks Mixed, Nasdaq Rises on Apple, Pepsi
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:40:56 GMT
Stocks opened slightly higher on Wednesday, boosted by higher-than-expected earnings from Boeing and Pepsi.






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Delta Not Rushing to Resume Israel Flights
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:09:52 GMT
"We're going to need concrete information from our government" before flying to Tel Aviv again.






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Want Some Smart Money Advice? Ask a 25-Year-Old
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 11:59:20 GMT
Many young adults in their 20s and early 30s could teach their parents a thing or two about money.






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Grocery Workers Call for Boycott to Support Fired CEO
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:24:38 GMT
Workers at Market Basket have a clear message to the family controlling the grocery chain: They want their fired CEO back on the job.






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Apple Faces Class-Action Suit for Unpaid Wages
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:57:00 GMT
A California court gave class-action status to a lawsuit by former Apple employees who claim they were denied breaks and are owed back wages.






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Queen of Mean: Leona Helmsley's Home Lists for $65M
Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:41:31 GMT
The Greenwich, Connecticut, summer home where hotelier Leona Helmsley died has been completely renovated and is back on the market for $65 million.






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Apple Just Sold How Many iPhones?
Posted Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:59:32 GMT
Apple's growth prospects are looking brighter as anticipation builds for the upcoming release of the next iPhone.






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MagicJack Inventor Dan Borislow Dies at 52
Posted Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:52:45 GMT
Dan Borislow, the inventor of magicJack and a pioneer in developing phone calls over the Internet, died Monday of a heart attack.
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Beretta Moves Out of Maryland Following New Gun Bill
Posted Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:30:29 GMT
Gun maker Beretta U.S.A. announced it will move all of its manufacturing out of Maryland to a new factory in Tennessee.
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