Posted 1:26 AM 10/22/2014
Asia stocks gain on US rally, Europe stimulus talk
UNDATED (AP) Hopes for fresh stimulus from the European Central Bank and China's steady growth bolstered Asian stock markets today after the S&P 500 had its best day of the year.
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Posted 1:26 AM 10/21/2014
Asian stocks drift after China growth slows
TOKYO (AP) Asian stock markets drifted lower today after China reported its weakest economic growth in five years while Japan's benchmark dropped as investors cashed in gains from a 4 percent surge the previous day.(More)...
Posted 12:55 AM 10/20/2014
AMSTERDAM (AP) Royal Philips NV, the world's largest lighting maker, has reported a 104 million-euro ($132 million) loss for the third quarter, mostly due to a one-off charge after losing a patent infringement lawsuit against Masimo Corp. of the U.S.
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Posted 9:54 PM 10/17/2014
DALLAS (AP) Travel agents say customers are asking whether it's safe to fly, and what steps they should take to guard against Ebola.
The virus has killed more than 4,500 in West Africa since the current outbreak began several months ago. Several people who contracted the disease there (More)...
Posted 8:21 AM 10/16/2014
OGDEN, UT -- (Marketwired) 10/16/14 -- TAB Bank is pleased to announce it has provided a $3.5 million asset-based revolving credit facility for a metal forging company located in Texas. The company forges and machines aluminum and steel into mission critical aircraft components for the (More)...
Posted 1:26 AM 10/17/2014
Asia stocks find footing after global gyrations
UNDATED (AP) Asian stock markets mostly steadied today after a fall in U.S. unemployment applications and comments from a Federal Reserve official eased nerves about a stalling economic recovery.
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Posted 12:12 AM 10/16/2014
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) Those free games people download and play on their phones could be the next big thing in gambling.
New Jersey casino regulators say they are ready to approve gambling on social games that involve an element of skill.
It's another way to help Atlantic City's (More)...
Posted 1:26 AM 10/15/2014
Asia stocks rise as oil slump promises benefits
UNDATED (AP) Asian stock markets were mostly higher Wednesday as a slump in energy prices promised benefits for the region's major economies.
The price of oil suffered its biggest drop in nearly two years (More)...