By By ASHOK SHARMAAssociated Press
NEW DELHI (AP) - India's parliament on Friday approved the government's plans to open up the country's massive retail sector to international big-box companies such as Wal-Mart.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's beleaguered government won the
By By JULHAS ALAMAssociated Press
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) - The factory where 112 garment workers died in a fire should have been shut down months ago. The fire department refused to renew the certification it needed to operate, a top fire official told The Associated Press. And its owner told
NEW YORK (AP) - Total U.S. money market mutual fund assets rose $32.33 billion to $2.644 trillion for the week that ended Wednesday, according to the Investment Company Institute.
Assets of the nation's retail money market mutual funds rose $2.85 billion to $906.93 billion, the Washington-based
By By The Associated Press
The following recalls have been announced:
DETAILS: RIDGID Coil Roofing Nailers and RIDGID Clipped Head Framing Nailers imported by One World Technologies Inc. of Anderson, S.C. and manufactured by De Poan Pneumatic Corporation of Taiwan; sold at Home
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