Archive for August 8th, 2013

  • US consumer borrowing rose $13.8 billion in June

    August 8, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

    In this Wednesday, June 12, 2013 file photo, Jani McAllister browses through a sales rack outside Festivity, a boutique in Virginia Highlands, in Atlanta. The Federal Reserve reports how much consumers borrowed in June on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013. (AP...

  • Eyebrow waxing and cafe lattes at the drugstore?

    August 8, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments Off

    This Wednesday, May 15, 2013, photo, shows frozen yogurt machines at the Walgreens flagship store in the Empire State Building, in New York .The nation’s major drugstore chains are opening more in-store clinics in response to the massive U.S. health care...

  • Weak earnings tug stocks lower on Wall Street

    August 8, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Wednesday, July 31, 2013, file photo, Specialist Fabian Caceres, background right, works with traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. World stock markets fell Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013 led by a plunge in Japan’s benchmark...

  • Syrian troops kill more than 60 in desert ambush

    August 8, 2013 • World NewsComments Off

    In this image taken from video obtained from the Shaam News Network, which has been authenticated based on its contents and other AP reporting, a Syrian man carries an injured child away from a missile strike in Raqqa, Syria, Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013....