By JOYCE M. ROSENBERGAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - A big worry for small businesses that were against the Obama administration's health care law was that it would increase their costs. But now that the Supreme Court has upheld it, some small companies could opt to go a
Gonzaga will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Battle in Seattle by welcoming Kansas State to the KeyArena this winter.
The game, set for December 15, will be just the third all-time meeting between the two schools. The teams played each other in 2010 in the semifinal of the CBE Classic in
By ANDREW DAMPFAP Sports Writer
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Mario Balotelli flexed his muscles in more ways than one.
The 21-year-old striker quieted his of critics by leading Italy to an unexpected spot in the European Championship final, scoring twice in the first
By The Associated Press
French entertainment group Vivendi says its chief executive is stepping down because of a difference of opinion about the direction of the company.
Jean-Bernard Levy's departure after a decade with Vivendi comes after a meeting of
By The Associated Press
In mid-July, companies in the video games industry will begin releasing their earnings reports for the latest quarter. It will generally cover the April-June period, though many companies in the industry have fiscal quarters that depart from that
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER and DAVID McHUGHAP Business Writers
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - For Germany, the crisis gripping Europe can feel like someone else's problem. Its economy is growing. Unemployment is low. And its government can borrow at lower interest rates than any
By LOU KESTENAssociated Press
Military video games are generally so gung-ho about combat they might as well be recruiting posters for the armed forces. There isn't much time for rumination when you're racking up the kill streaks and body counts - you have to assume the
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - After circling Manhattan for about two decades, Nordstrom Inc., the upscale department store chain, announced plans Thursday to open its first full-scale store in New York.
The arrival of Nordstrom,
NEW YORK (AP) - The baseball jersey worn by New York Yankees legend Don Larsen when he pitched the only perfect game in World Series history will soon be available for auction.
Steiner Sports Memorabilia is conducting the auction in the fall. They say a bidding
By YURI KAGEYAMAAP Business Writer
TOKYO (AP) - The record 9,000 shareholders that packed Sony's annual meeting was no cause for celebration. After four years of losses and a halving of the share price, some angry investors doubt even a new CEO can pull the entertainment and