Posted 1:01 AM 9/30/2014
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) California Gov. Jerry Brown has indicated that he is likely to sign a bill imposing the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags as a way to address litter.
SB270 is one of the last major bills pending Tuesday, the deadline for the governor to sign (More)...
Posted 12:51 PM 9/29/2014
WEST PERTH, AUSTRALIA -- (Marketwired) 09/29/14 -- US-focused oil and gas producer Target Energy Limited ("Target") (OTCQX: TEXQY) (ASX: TEX) is pleased to provide a Fairway operations and corporate update.
As previously advised, the sale of a 10% Working Interest in the (More)...
Posted 1:10 AM 9/30/2014
Asian stocks mostly lower after US declines
BANGKOK (AP) Asian stocks were mostly lower today after Wall Street's losses overnight and pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, a major financial center, added to worries about political risk.
Thousands of people (More)...
Posted 1:26 AM 9/29/2014
Asian markets mixed as Hong Kong protests expand
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) Asian stock markets were mixed today as pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong and concern about China's economy offset good U.S. economic news.
Pro-democracy protests escalated (More)...
Posted 3:42 PM 9/25/2014
PHOENIX, AZ -- (Marketwired) 09/25/14 -- Mayfield Settlement Funding, the nation's premier funding company, is proud to announce that it has developed even better procedures to help personal injury victims get immediate funds as quickly as possible while they wait for their case to settle.(More)...
Posted 1:25 AM 9/26/2014
Asia stocks down after Wall Street stumbles
HONG KONG (AP) Asian stocks sank today after Wall Street had its worst day since July, with benchmarks weighed down by uninspiring U.S. economic data and Apple's iPhone software glitch.
The latest data on the (More)...
Posted 1:26 AM 9/25/2014
Asian stocks up as US data boost sentiment
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) Asian stock markets were mostly higher today after a surge in new home sales in the U.S. bolstered sentiment. But gains were limited by worries about Europe's stagnant economy and violence in Iraq (More)...
Posted 10:03 PM 9/24/2014
CIUDAD MIER, Mexico (AP) Mexico has overcome 75 years of nationalist pride to reform its flagging, state-owned oil industry. But as it prepares to develop rich shale fields along the Gulf Coast, and attract foreign investors, another challenge awaits: taming the brutal drug cartels that rule the (More)...
Posted 7:04 AM 9/23/2014
SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwired) 09/23/14 -- AIS Data Centers, the Southwest's market leader for business-ready IT infrastructure, announced availability of AIS BusinessStorage, a fully-managed storage service tailored for companies seeking to augment or replace data storage capability while (More)...