Archive for December 25th, 2012

  • Art Van giving 150 mattress sets to firefighters

    December 25, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Detroit firefighter Kenneth Enoex, left prepares to carry a mattress as Art Van employee Jeremy Stabryla helps at right, Monday, Dec. 24, 2012 at Engine 50 Ladder 23 on Detroit’s east side. (AP Photo/Detroit Free Press, Mandi Wright) DETROIT (AP) — A...

  • Spain’s king appeals for unity in financial crisis

    December 25, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Spain’s King Juan Carlos makes his annual Christmas speech given from the Zarzuela Palace in Madrid, Monday Dec. 24, 2012. King Juan Carlos has appealed for national unity to overcome the grave economic crisis engulfing his country in his annual...

  • Stocks dip with budget deal in doubt at year’s end

    December 25, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this New York Stock Exchange Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, photo, Trader Warren Meyers uses his handheld device as he works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are down Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, amid concern that lawmakers will fail to...

  • Shoppers found bigger sales, smaller crowds

    December 25, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FedEx courier Andrew Standeven makes last minute deliveries to businesses at the CambridgeSide Galleria mall in Cambridge, Mass., Monday, Dec. 24, 2012. Although fresh data on the holiday shopping season is expected in coming days, early figures point to a...

  • Competition grows for Mass. slots parlor location

    December 25, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this file photo made Sunday, May 6, 2012, Sen. Olympia Snowe, R-Maine, acknowledges applause following her speech at the Maine Republican Convention at the Augusta Civic Center in Augusta, Maine. The Republican’s decision to step down after...

  • 12/25/12

    December 25, 2012 • CartoonsComments Off