US stocks start higher as latest earnings impress

Stocks move higher in early trading following more positive earnings surprises; Wal-Mart gains

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 11:00am EST

Applications for US jobless aid climb to 290,000

Applications for US jobless aid rise from recent 14-year low; still points to solid job gains

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 11:00am EST

Peterson Family Foundation donating fruits, vegetables to Prince George's Co. food banks

Talk about a special delivery. Sixty food banks in needy Prince George's County neighborhoods are getting free twice-a-month deliveries of fresh fruit and vegetables thanks to a local foundation.

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 10:19am EST

Target buys Pittsburgh shopping technology firm

Target buys Pittsburgh technology firm promising 'Amazon-like' shopping experience in stores

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 09:40am EST

Spaceship pilot unaware co-pilot unlocked brake

Agency: Pilot of crashed spaceship didn't know co-pilot unlocked brake; announcement required

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 08:52am EST

G-20 lifts profile of laid-back Australian city

G-20 leaders converge on Australian city once derided as seedy over-sized county town

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 08:12am EST

With another delay, Loudoun may be driving Wawa away

Wawa's bid to open its first Loudoun store is expected to earn county board approval next month. Given the company's two-plus year ordeal to drive the Dulles-area project through the pipeline, it may ultimately be the only one.

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 06:00am EST

Dubai port firm to buy free-zone company for $2.6B

Dubai port firm DP World to buy free-trade zone operator, will de-list from London exchange

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 05:47am EST

Asian stocks muted after Wall Street retreat

Asian stocks muted after Wall Street retreat, US crude price falls further

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 04:34am EST

Conservatives threaten immigration showdown

Congressional conservatives push showdown over Obama's executive action plans on immigration

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 04:10am EST

Town's tobacco ban hearing too rowdy, ends early

Massachusetts town's hearing on 1st-in-nation tobacco ban proposal ends as crowd grows rowdy

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 03:26am EST

House, Senate to vote on Keystone

House, Senate to vote on Keystone after Landrieu calls for vote

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 03:20am EST

Monsanto to pay Pacific Northwest wheat farmers

Monsanto reaches $2.4M settlement with wheat farmers in Pacific Northwest in GMO dispute

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 01:30am EST

A look at forex trading scandal

Bank scandals without end: Authorities call foreign exchange traders to account

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 01:02am EST

Penney 3Q loss narrows, but sales slow

J.C. Penney 3Q loss narrows, but sales slow ahead of critical holiday shopping season

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 12:36am EST

Macy's cuts outlook in sign of discounts to come

Macy's cuts year outlook, a hint that lots of discounts to come this holiday shopping season

Thursday - 11/13/2014, 12:30am EST

Gas to average under $3 in 2015, government says

National average price of gas to average under $3 for 2015, 13 percent drop from 2014

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 11:50pm EST

Yahoo buys digital ad service BrightRoll for $640M

Yahoo acquires ad service BrightRoll for $640 million in 1st major deal since Alibaba windfall

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 08:18pm EST

Crash tests set to gauge safety of guardrails

After crash tests, regulators expect safety judgment on Trinity guardrails by early next year

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 07:00pm EST

BB&T pushes into Mid-Atlantic with Susquehanna buy

BB&T buying Susquehanna in $2.5 billion deal to expand its reach into the Mid-Atlantic

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 04:49pm EST
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