By The Associated Press
PUTTING THE 'US' IN AIRBUS: The European airplane manufacturer will build commercial planes in the U.S. for the first time. The company has long been aiming to boost its U.S. presence. The plant will be in Mobile, Ala.
By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - A surge in homebuilding pushed U.S. construction spending up by the largest amount in five months, the latest indication that the housing sector is slowly recovering.
Construction spending rose 0.9
By MENELAOS HADJICOSTISAssociated Press
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - Officials from Cyprus' potential rescue creditors are on their way to the island nation to begin talks on the terms of a bailout, the country's finance ministry said Monday.
By DON THOMPSONAssociated Press
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California would become the first state to write into law much of the national mortgage settlement negotiated this year with the nation's top five banks, and expand it to all lenders, under wide-ranging legislation
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Hearings in the dispute between Thomas Kinkade's widow and girlfriend over the late artist's $66 million estate will not be conducted behind closed doors - at least for now, a judge ruled on Monday.
Kinkade's widow, Nanette
By JOE McDONALDAP Business Writer
BEIJING (AP) - Apple has paid $60 million to settle a dispute in China over ownership of the iPad name, a court announced Monday, removing a potential obstacle to sales of the popular tablet computer in the key Chinese market.
By MELISSA NELSON-GABRIELAssociated Press
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - European aerospace giant Airbus will build its first airplane factory in the U.S., aiming to compete better against archrival Boeing in the battle to dominate the global aviation industry.
The Mobile, Ala., factory - due to start up in
By DAVID ESPOAP Special Correspondent
WASHINGTON (AP) - Turned away at the Supreme Court, congressional Republicans sketched a strategy Friday to repeal the nation's health care law in 2013 that requires a sweeping election victory carrying Mitt Romney to the presidency and the party at least
NEW YORK (AP) - Mitt Romney's campaign has launched a new attack ad against President Barack Obama that uses Hillary Rodham Clinton's words against the president.
The Romney ad is running in Ohio and several other battleground states. It's a response
By The Associated Press
Bicycles with weak frames and several lines of potentially flammable children's clothing are among a list of recalled consumer products this week. Other products include cordless drills with a hot trigger, defective fans, and potentially dangerous