TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's latest unemployment numbers are coming out and could give another boost to incumbent Gov. Rick Scott. The state's unemployment ..
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Commissioners unanimously agreed to pay a tech firm almost $1.5 million. The state also will kick in $3.47 million. The deal will enable Gartner to bui..
NEW YORK (AP) - An email sent to the roughly 70 million Target customers who may have been affected by a pre-Christmas data breach is causing panic among those who fear it could be..
NAPLES, Fla.- The idea of placing an AT&T cell tower at a Naples elementary school has been put on hold. The cell tower would stand 200 feet on the grounds of Naples Park Eleme..
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. home construction slowed in December but ended 2013 with the best showing since the housing bubble burst. The Commerce Department says buil..
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) - Brian Otis gingerly holds what looks like a typical contact lens on his index finger. Look closer. Sandwiched in this lens are two twinkling glitter-sp..
NEW YORK (AP) - The price to board an airliner in the United States has risen for the fourth straight year, making it increasingly expensive to fly almost anywhere. &nb..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Wal-Mart is joining an initiative that requires its Florida tomato suppliers to increase farmworker pay, have zero tolerance for forced labor and put in place ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell 2,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 326,000, a sign that layoffs are weighing less on the job mark..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Parents hit with hundreds of dollars in unexpected charges when their children bought virtual pet food, gems or other items while playing games on mobile devices ..
DETROIT (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden is in Detroit to discuss the U.S. auto industry's future and its resurgence since the 2009 federal bailout. Biden speaks T..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Drained of much of its vitriol over the budget, Congress is poised to adopt a $1.1 trillion package financing federal agencies this year, a bipartisan compromise ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The top cybersecurity officer for the Health and Human Services Department said he was concerned about potential vulnerabilities ahead of the launch of the Obama ..
Department-store operator J.C. Penney says it will cut 2,000 jobs and close 33 stores as it tries to turn around results. The news comes after J.C. Penney earlier..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Highlighting the growing manufacturing sector of the U.S. economy, President Barack Obama is proposing new ways for the government and the private sector to help ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Americans spend a total of 600,000 years stuck in traffic every year. The nation has about 100,000 bridges old enough for Medicare. And a recent global ranking pu..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Shunning the turmoil of recent budget clashes, Congress is ready to approve a massive $1.1 trillion spending bill for this year, a compromise financing everything..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Fort Myers Miracle will be hosting a job fair at Hammond Stadium on Saturday, January 18. From 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., the Miracle will be accepting pre-emp..
CHICAGO (AP) - A federal judge in Chicago has sentenced the billionaire creator of Beanie Babies to two years of probation but no prison for tax evasion. H. Ty Wa..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - About 20 million DirecTV customers nationwide lost The Weather Channel because of a dispute over fees between the channel and the satellite service. ..