WASHINGTON (AP) - It isn't just farmers who will benefit from the sweeping farm bill that Congress has sent President Barack Obama. There's also help for rural towns, grocery store..
CVS Caremark is kicking the habit of selling tobacco products at its more than 7,600 drugstores nationwide as it focuses more on providing health care. The nation..
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. home prices slipped from November to December, and the year-over-year increase slowed, likely a result of weaker sales at the end of last year. &..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google does not have the proper permits for a mystery barge at a construction site on an island in San Francisco Bay, a state official said, and must move the ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Your car might see a deadly crash coming even if you don't, the government says, indicating it will require automakers to equip new vehicles with technology that ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Major technology firms have released new data on how often they are ordered to turn over customer information to the government for secret national security inves..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Banks and big retailers are locked in a debate over the breach of consumer data that gripped Target Corp. during the holiday season. At issue: Which industry bear..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A state agency says Google must move its mystery barge from a construction site on an island in the middle of the San Francisco Bay because the permits are not..
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google workers who live in the East Bay can now make the commute to the company's Silicon Valley campus by sea. For a week, anyway. &nbs..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Americans increased their spending at a solid pace for the second straight month in December even though their income was flat. The Commerce Dep..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Weekly applications for U.S. unemployment benefits rose 19,000 last week to 348,000, the highest in about a month. But the broader trend in applications remains l..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Gree Electric Appliances is recalling an additional 350,000 dehumidifiers because of a risk that they could overheat, smoke or catch fire. The C..
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Democratic push to boost the federal minimum wage to $10.10 an hour is a long shot in Congress this election year, even after President Barack Obama made the in..
NEW YORK (AP) - Facebook says its earnings and revenue continued to grow in the latest quarter, surpassing Wall Street's expectations on both fronts as it expanded the number of us..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Chico’s has announced it will be expanding business to Mexico. The Chico’s brand expansion in Mexico will begin with a stand-alone boutique opening at..
MIAMI (AP) - An airline with a familiar name is looking to fly out of South Florida again. Eastern Air Lines Group announced Tuesday that it has taken the first s..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Farm-state lawmakers are pushing for final passage of the massive, five-year farm bill as it heads to the House floor Wednesday - member by member, vote by vote.&..
DALLAS (AP) - The CEO of the new American Airlines says he will get a salary of $700,000 this year and could get a bonus of twice that if the company is highly profitable. &nb..
MIAMI (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott is proposing a two-week sales tax holiday in Florida for hurricane preparedness supplies ranging from portable generators to first-aid kits.  ..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's unemployment rate is dropping again. The state's unemployment rate for December was 6.2 percent. It was 6.4 percent the previou..