NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A second day of jury selection was scheduled in the Justice Department's case against a former BP drilling engineer charged with deleting text messages and voice..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The federal consumer finance watchdog is expanding its oversight to Sallie Mae and other companies that collect student loan payments. A rule is..
Today is Cyber Monday. It's a day shoppers can get a jump start on crossing off presents for others with just a click of the mouse.It's by far the busiest sales day for online reta..
PITTSBURGH (AP) - The price of lords-a-leaping and ladies dancing has spiked this holiday season, but other items mentioned in the carol "The Twelve Days of Christmas" still cost t..
The holiday shopping season started as a marathon, not a sprint. More than a dozen major U.S. retailers stayed open for 24 hours or more on Thanksgiving Day throu..
ELKHART, Ind. (AP) - Pizza Hut is offering to rehire the manager of a northern Indiana restaurant who was fired over his refusal to open up on Thanksgiving Day. T..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Advances in technology have made finding deals this holiday season never so easy - or so creepy. Marketers and mobile app developers have develo..
CHICAGO (AP) - Small businesses interested in buying marketplace health insurance plans for their workers will have to purchase them from agents, brokers or insurance companies for..
A federal bankruptcy judge has cleared the way for American Airlines and US Airways to close their merger and create the world's largest airline. The judge ruled ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits dropped 10,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 316,000, a sign that workers are in less danger of being l..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A judge has given a dose of cold water to Sriracha, ruling Tuesday that the factory that manufactures the trendy hot sauce must partially shut down after neighbo..
DETROIT (AP) - Ford is recalling the Escape small SUV to fix oil and fuel leaks that can cause fires. The hot-selling SUV has been recalled seven times since it w..
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. homebuilders planned to build apartments in October at the fastest pace in five years, a sign they expect a jump in rentals in coming months. &nb..
GENEVA (AP) - The director-general of the World Trade Organization says negotiators have failed to craft the first global trade deal in more than a decade, which could have given t..
NEW YORK (AP) - Men's Wearhouse is turning the tables on its recent pursuer, offering to buy Jos. A. Bank for approximately $1.54 billion. The offer comes less th..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Service has been restored to Sprint wireless customers across Southwest Florida, after service was down for over an hour Monday morning. Around 8 a.m., customers ..
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Wal-Mart Stores CEO and President Mike Duke is stepping down from those posts. The world's biggest retailer named Doug McMillon as his successor. The 63-ye..
BERLIN (AP) - Hundreds of Amazon.com Inc. workers are staging a strike in Germany and the union says there will be more to come in the run-up to Christmas unless the online retaile..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of people applying for U.S. unemployment benefits fell 21,000 to a seasonally adjusted 323,000 last week, the lowest since late September and further e..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A New Jersey energy company required by an unusual legal settlement to build an extensive network of electric car chargers throughout California has delivered ju..