By PABLO GORONDIAssociated Press
The price of oil moved higher above $97 a barrel Friday, buoyed by stronger economic growth and falling unemployment in the world's largest economy.
By early afternoon in Europe, benchmark U.S. crude for January delivery was up 27 cents at $97.33 a barrel in
By JOE McDONALDAP Business Writer
HUADU, China (AP) - His Chinese sedan was a disappointment. So when truck driver Xie Yanzhen needed to replace it, he turned to Venucia, a 2-year-old no-frills brand launched by Nissan and a Chinese partner.
The Chinese-brand Chang'an "doesn't work well,"
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - It looks like President Barack Obama's fickle health insurance website is finally starting to put up some respectable sign-up numbers, but its job only seems to have gotten harder.
Two months in and out of the repair shop have left
By BARBARA ORTUTAYAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - GPS will tell you how to get to the nearest Apple store. With iBeacon, Apple hopes to guide you around once you're inside, whether it's to pick up an order, upgrade to a new iPhone or shop for a pair of headphones.
On Friday, Apple Inc
By KARIN LAUBAssociated Press
RAWABI, West Bank (AP) - A state-of-the art Palestinian city with residential towers, a mall and a convention center is rapidly going up on once desolate West Bank hills and turning into a symbol of national pride.
A giant Palestinian flag flies from the highest point
By PHUONG LEAssociated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - One fisherman uses a bike to deliver hundreds of pounds of salmon to local markets. A mom who regularly shuttles her two kids around town once tried to haul a twin mattress home. And some companies are using the bikes to deliver beer kegs or pick up
By AMY TAXINAssociated Press
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - After the orange harvesting and the sun sets, the toughest part of John S. Gless' day is just beginning: a desperate fight to stave off a cold spell threatening to destroy his citrus crop.
The vice president and manager of Gless Ranch, which
By PAN PYLASAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Markets took in stride forecast-busting U.S. jobs data Friday even though they reinforced expectations that the Federal Reserve will begin to reduce its monetary stimulus this month.
News that the U.S. economy generated 203,000 jobs in November, above
By JOSH BOAKAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - A fourth straight month of solid hiring in November could give the U.S. economy a jolt and signal that the job market may finally be gathering momentum.
Economists are forecasting that employers added 180,000 jobs last month, according to a survey
By ELAINE KURTENBACHAP Business Writer
TOKYO (AP) - Ensuring greater access to affordable health care is a crucial factor in alleviating poverty and promoting economic growth, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim said Friday in announcing ambitious targets for preventing and treating chronic illnesses
By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy grew at a 3.6 percent annual rate from July through September, the fastest since early 2012. But nearly half the growth came from a buildup in business stockpiles, a trend that could reverse in the current quarter and hold
KHQ.COM - On December 5, 2013 Michael D. Morehead, who was previously listed as a missing person from the City of Coeur d'Alene, has been found deceased by a Kootenai County Sheriff's Office's Volunteer Search & Rescue K9 search team.
He was found a short distance from
The US Marshals Service and the Benewah County Sheriff's Office are searching for 31-year-old Britton Michael Hanson in connection to a murder.
In a press release issued Thursday afternoon, the US Marshal's Service says Hanson is wanted for 1st Degree Attempted Premeditated Murder