By KEN RITTERAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Antigua and Barbuda is threatening unspecified sanctions against the U.S. if the federal government fails to lift a trade "blockade" preventing the island from hosting Internet gambling, a top government official from the island nation said
By DAVID KOENIGAP Airlines Writer
DALLAS (AP) - Former American Airlines chief executive Robert Crandall has joined the board of travel-search startup Hipmunk Inc.
The company's website sorts flights on a visual timeline with graphics that show at a glance whether connections are involved,
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Real estate website operator Trulia Inc. said Wednesday it has priced its planned initial public stock offering at $17 each, above its expected range.
The company and its shareholders plan to sell 6 million shares. At $17 apiece, the offering would raise $102 million.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Adobe Systems Inc., maker of such popular software as Adobe Reader and Photoshop, said Wednesday that its fiscal third-quarter net income inched higher, matching Wall Streets' expectations. But its earnings forecast was weaker than expected, and its shares slipped in
NEW YORK (AP) - AOL has harvested a new chief financial officer from its board of directors.
Karen Dykstra, an AOL Inc. board member since 2009, took over the CFO job on Wednesday. She replaces Artie Minson, who AOL promoted to chief operating officer three months ago.
Minson had been handling the
NEW YORK (AP) - Verizon and unions representing 43,000 employees reached tentative, three-year agreements on Wednesday, covering job security, retirement and other issues.
Verizon Communications Inc. called the agreements "fair and balanced."
The employees, who work in Verizon's landline
By The Associated Press
NEW CEO: T-Mobile on Wednesday named the former CEO of Global Crossing, John Legere, as its new chief executive.
COMPANY CONTEXT: Based in Bellevue, Wash., T-Mobile USA is the U.S. cellphone business of Germay's Deutsche Telekom AG. The country's fourth-largest
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - A federal judge has refused to rescind a court order banning Samsung Electronics from selling its Galaxy Tab 10.1 computer in the U.S.
The denial issued this week in San Jose federal court is part of a bitter battle pitting Samsung Electronics against Apple Inc. in a dispute
By The Associated Press
NEW MARKET: Groupon Inc. launched a payment service Wednesday that allows businesses to accept credit cards using an iPhone or iPod Touch. It's the latest company to enter the growing mobile payments market.
STOCK UP: The announcement sent the online deal's
By RANDALL CHASEAP Business Writer
DOVER, Del. (AP) - Attorneys for News Corp. asked a Delaware judge on Wednesday to dismiss a shareholder lawsuit alleging that company directors allowed a damaging cover-up of the phone hacking scandal in Britain.
The plaintiffs claim the board, in blind