By JOE McDONALDAP Business Writer
BEIJING (AP) - China has cut its key lending rate for the first time in four years and taken a small step toward letting market forces set bank deposit rates, as it tries to reverse an economic slump and put more money in consumers' pockets
By PAMELA SAMPSONAP Business Writer
BANGKOK (AP) - Asian stock markets fell Friday, deflated after U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke gave no hint of immediate action to jump-start growth in the world's No. 1 economy.
Bernanke avoided sending any
MEAD, Wash. – It's a story you will only read on MYFOXSPOKANE.COM, about a man who had his property stolen, and knows exactly where it is. Local construction contractor, Judd McDaniels, found out that his tools were stolen on Tuesday morning, and he desperately needs them for work.
By Natalie Abrams,
A judge has ruled in Leighton Meester's favor in the case against her own mother, who has misused money the Gossip Girl star had sent home, TMZ.com reports.
Report: Gossip Girl's Leighton Meester suing mother
Last year, Meester sued her mother, claiming that
By SANDRA CHEREBAssociated Press
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - A federal grand jury has indicted a Nevada developer with ties to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on criminal charges related to campaign contributions.
The indictment Wednesday accuses Harvey
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Business software maker Oracle is finally adapting to a shift in computing that is threatening to turn the company into relic.
The 35-year-old company hailed its technological transition Wednesday at
By CHRISTINA REXRODEAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The Nasdaq stock exchange tried to make amends with investors ensnared by technical problems on the day Facebook went public.
But the apology was not universally accepted.
By The Associated Press
Write a really big check and President Barack Obama will take a picture with you and swap political strategy. He'll even feed you a fancy meal on fine wares at the plush home of a Hollywood celebrity or Wall Street tycoon.
NEW YORK (AP) - Groupon Inc.'s stock got a boost Wednesday after an analyst upgraded the online deals company, saying the steep decline in its share price may be done.
THE SPARK: Stifel Nicolaus analyst Jordan Rohan upgraded Groupon to "Hold" from "Sell" and
By Dan Meade
(WORLDNOW) -- Zombies have been everywhere these last few years. Comic books, movies, TV shows and re-written classic have all featured the undead roaming the earth and eating the brains of any poor soul who crosses their path. Then in May, these works of fiction works seemed to turn