NEW YORK (AP) - Chew on this. The Hershey Co. is launching a new candy brand, its first new brand in 30 years, a soft caramel creme line called Lancaster. And for..
AMSTERDAM (AP) - A Dutch salvaging company says it has won a $30 million contract to move the wreck of the Costa Concordia cruise ship next summer to a yet-to-be-determined site fo..
DETROIT (AP) - General Motors is recalling nearly 22,000 full-size pickup trucks to fix problems with the seats. The recall affects Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Si..
NEW YORK (AP) - Stock certificates issued by The Walt Disney Company are heading off to Never Never Land. The stock which features images of Dumbo, Bambi, Mickey ..
NEW YORK (AP) - Quiet, please. Your dinner will now be served. That's the message being sent to customers at a New York City restaurant that prohibits any talking..
Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz wants lawmakers to come together to resolve their political gridlock. And he's giving away free coffee to customers who set an example how to do it.&nb..
NEW YORK (AP) - Google is introducing a new, cheap laptop based on its Chrome operating system. Hewlett Packard Co. is making the new HP Chromebook 11. It starts ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A prospective developer with plans to bring a convention-quality hotel to downtown Fort Myers has backed out. Sarasota developer John Meshad told city leade..
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York is expanding its probe nationwide into the 1980s sale of the rights to the name "World Trade Center" to a nonprofit for $10, resulting in millions of d..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Pentagon is ordering most of its approximately 400,000 furloughed civilian employees back to work. The decision by Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is bas..
NEW YORK (AP) - A bankrupt electronics retailer appears to have gotten caught up in the investor fervor for Twitter. Shares of Tweeter Home Entertainment Group In..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits rose just 1,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 308,000, hovering near six-year lows. Companies are still..
NEW YORK (AP) - Americans, who're increasingly optimistic about improving economic conditions, are expected to spend at a more rapid clip during the upcoming holiday shopping seaso..
DETROIT (AP) - An Internet video of a fiery Tesla electric car near Seattle helped to push down the company's stock price Wednesday. Shares of Tesla Motors fell m..
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Plans for a new Sam's Club in Cape Coral are moving along. This morning, the city's planning commissioner approved the project unanimously. The Sam's Club will go..
LYNN, Mass. (AP) - Just mention Fluff to people who grew up in New England, and you'll get lots of smiles and enthusiastic nods. The gooey, sugary marshmallow tre..
HOMESTEAD, Fla.- The National Park Service (NPS) has closed all 401 national parks, including Everglades National Park, because of the government shutdown. All visitor facilities i..
COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) - Hyundai is offering to defer new-car payments for 800,000 workers who have been furloughed due to the partial U.S. government shutdown. ..
NEW YORK (AP) - Etsy, the popular online marketplace for vintage and handmade goods, is updating its policies to allow sellers to hire staff, use shipping services and apply to hav..
PHOENIX (AP) - Georgia-based Herschend Family Entertainment Corp. has acquired Harlem Globetrotters International Inc. from Shamrock Capital Advisors. Terms of th..