Nissan recalls 2013 Altimas for hood latch problem

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

DETROIT (AP) - Nissan is recalling more than 238,000 Altima midsize cars worldwide because a secondary latch can fail and allow the hoods to fly open while the cars are in motion.&..
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Olive Garden seen through an unlimited pasta pass

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NEW YORK (AP) - The "Never Ending Pasta Pass" card from Olive Garden not only promised weeks of unlimited pasta, but a look into why the chain is fighting to hold onto customers.&n..
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Finance officials face global economy under threat

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - Though braced by a resurgent United States, the global economy is under threat from other regions - from Europe and Latin America to China and Japan - where growt..
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Medicare's basic monthly premium unchanged in 2015

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Medicare "Part B" premium that most older people pay for outpatient care will stay the same in 2015 - $104.90 a month.    The government says i..
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Report: Federal budget deficit falls to $486B

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - The federal government's budget deficit has fallen to $486 billion, the smallest pool of red ink of President Barack Obama's six-year span in office, a new report..
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New iPads, Mac system expected at Oct. 16 event

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Apple has sent invites to an Oct. 16 event during which it's expected to show off new iPad models and an update to its Mac OS system.    The com..
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Court hears dispute over pay for security checks

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - Workers who fill customer orders for Internet retailer Amazon might be out of luck in their quest to be paid for time they spend going through security checkpoint..
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Citigroup subprime unit files for $50M IPO

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NEW YORK (AP) - Citigroup's subprime lending unit, OneMain Financial Holdings, on Wednesday filed for an IPO valued at $50 million.    OneMain did not say how many s..
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Company recalls floor mats fitting GM trucks

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

DETROIT (AP) - A company that makes after-market floor mats for General Motors full-size pickup trucks and SUVs is recalling more than 45,000 of them because they can interfere wit..
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FTC: AT&T to pay $105M for bogus wireless charges

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - Telecom giant AT&T will pay a hefty $105 million settlement after the government accused the company of unlawfully billing wireless customers for tens of mill..
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More people choosing to invest in local businesses

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Stacey Adams

We've all heard of "buy local," where people choose to shop at mom and pop stores in their communities, rather than big chains. Now, a new movement is encouraging people to "invest..
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Lew calls for more efforts to boost global growth

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew says the U.S. economy is strengthening, but he is concerned that other nations are not doing their part to boost global growth. ..
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US job openings rising in August as hiring falls

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers advertised the most job openings in nearly 14 years during August, yet their pace of hiring fell compared to July.    The number of ..
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Wal-Mart cuts health benefits for some part-timers

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NEW YORK (AP) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. plans to eliminate health insurance coverage for some of its part-time U.S. employees in a move aimed at controlling rising health care costs o..
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NY state: Wall St. profits $8.7B in 6 months

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's state comptroller says the securities industry in New York City tallied $8.7 billion in profits during the first half of 2014, 13 percent lower than ..
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Holiday sales seen rising 4.1 percent

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NEW YORK (AP) - Americans are expected to spend at the highest rate in three years during what's traditionally the busiest shopping season of the year, according to the nation's la..
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Citrus growers try new chemical to save fruit

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Sam Mount

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) - Some Florida citrus growers are experimenting with a fungicidal chemical that has been shown to reduce pre-harvest fruit drop, but scientists warn that in..
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Obama claims progress on Wall Street rules

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON (AP) - A year after prodding financial regulators to act more swiftly to rein in Wall Street, President Barack Obama on Monday claimed progress in toughening banking rul..
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Texas company recalls nearly 91,000 pounds of beef

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture says a Texas company is recalling nearly 91,000 pounds of ground beef products that might be contaminated with piece..
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Chrysler CEO, governor talk future of Jeep in Ohio

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Ohio's governor and the mayor of the state's fourth-largest city have talked with the head of Chrysler about the future of Jeep Wrangler production in Toledo.&n..
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