SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - "Call of Duty: Black Ops II" crossed the $1 billion mark in worldwide retail sales 15 days after its Nov. 13 release, Activision Blizzard Inc., the video game's publisher, said Wednesday.
Last year's "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3" hit the $1 billion sales mark
By By SANDY SHOREAP Business Writer
The price of oil fell Thursday after the European Central Bank predicted a bleak year ahead for the region's economy but stopped short of offering new measures to boost growth
Benchmark oil fell $1.62, or 1.8 percent, to finish at $86.26 per barrel in New
By By CHRIS GRYGIELAssociated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - Marijuana became legal under Washington state law Thursday. So, bong hits and funny brownies for everybody?
Not quite. Pot legalization in the Evergreen State has raised many questions, some that likely won't be answered for a while. Here
By By GENE JOHNSONAssociated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - The grass is no greener. But, finally, it's legal - at least somewhere in America. It's been a long, strange trip for marijuana.
Washington state and Colorado voted to legalize and regulate its recreational use last month. But before
PARIS (AP) - French retailer PPR is selling its American plus-size clothing business to two private equity firms.
The company behind Gucci has been jettisoning its retail businesses in recent months and doubling down on its luxury brands, which have remained resilient despite slowing global growth
By By DAVID McHUGHAP Business Writer
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - The European Central Bank is unlikely to offer any further help for Europe's sagging economy Thursday after already lowering interest rates to record lows and calming the region's debt crisis with its plan to buy the bonds