More From National Business

January 16, 2019

The partial government shutdown is a double-whammy for Cara and Philip Mangone, a married couple from Philadelphia. Both are agents with the Transportation Safety Administration, both working full time at the Philadelphia airport. Neither knows when they might again start drawing their paychecks.…

Government Shutdown TSA Workers

January 16, 2019

Dow Jones Industrials

High: 24,288.61

Low: 24,119.72

Close: 24,207.16

Change: +141.57

Other Indexes

Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2616.10 +5.80

NYSE Index: 11907.63 +38.95

Nasdaq Composite Index: 7034.69 +10.86

NYSE Amer Composite: 2459.45 —5.86

Russell 2000 Index: 1454.70 +9.48

Wilshire 5000 TotalMkt:…

January 16, 2019

In a story Jan. 11 about the government shutdown, The Associated Press — from an article that originally appeared on the personal finance web site NerdWallet — reported erroneously that mortgage loans guaranteed by the Department of Veterans Affairs would be affected by the shutdown. The VA says…

January 16, 2019

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Want to know how much your hospital is going to charge for that knee surgery?

U.S. hospitals are now required to post list prices for medical services online, under federal rules meant to help patients find affordable care and avoid hefty surprise bills. The spreadsheets, often…

On The Money Hospital Prices

January 16, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Baked by Yael isn’t getting its usual flow of customers who stop in after visiting the nearby National Zoo; the popular Washington, D.C., tourist spot remains closed by the government shutdown.

Owner Yael Krigman gets half her business from the three-year-old store, and the shutdown…

SmallBiz Small Talk Government Shutdown

January 16, 2019

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Thursday after strong earnings reports lifted indexes on Wall Street. But a report that the U.S. was investigating China’s Huawei for allegedly stealing trade secrets from American companies limited gains.

KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong’s Hang Seng gained…

Malaysia Financial Markets-1

January 16, 2019

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Twenty-five years ago this week, a violent, pre-dawn earthquake shook Los Angeles from its sleep, and sunrise revealed widespread devastation, with dozens killed and $25 billion in damage.

A look back at the damage, deaths and developments in seismic safety since the…

Northridge Earthquake 25th Anniversary Things to Know

January 16, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on acting Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler (all times local):

10:32 a.m.

A top Senate Democrat is describing President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency as “just as extreme” as his predecessor.

Acting EPA chief Andrew…

Senate EPA Chief

January 16, 2019

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Brexit (all times local):

1:30 p.m.

British lawmakers have begun debating a motion of no-confidence in Prime Minister Theresa May’s government.

Opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn called for a confidence vote after the House of Commons overwhelmingly rejected…

Ireland Brexit

January 16, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Sears will live on — at least for now.

Its chairman and biggest shareholder, Eddie Lampert, won tentative approval for a $5 billion plan to keep the ailing, 132-year-old department-store chain in business, fending off demands from creditors that it throw in the towel, according to a…

Sears Survival
145 stories in National Business. Viewing 15 through 24.
«First Page   «Previous Page        
Page 2 of 15
        Next Page»   Last Page»