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Archive for October 15th, 2013

  • Lady Antebellum pushes back concert tour

    October 15, 2013 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE – This May 8, 2013 file photo released by iHeartRadio shows members of the band Lady Antebellum, from left, Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott, and Dave Haywood during a performance in New York. Lady Antebellum is postponing the start of its 60-date...

  • NJ boardwalk fire cleanup likely done next month

    October 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Heavy equipment picks through rubble on the Seaside Park beachfront next to the remains of a boardwalk ride on Oct. 14, 2013. Work to remove rubble from the Sept. 12 fire that destroyed more than four blocks of boardwalk in Seaside Heights and Seaside Park...

  • Environmental emergency communication updates set

    October 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Oct. 4, 2013 photo, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection patrol boat passes the upbound American Century freighter as the 1000-foot-long freighter is in ballast, in St. Clair, Mich. Updates by Michigan to an environmental emergency communication...

  • Justices consider Michigan affirmative action ban

    October 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this Nov. 2, 2010, file photo then-Michigan Attorney General-elect Bill Schuette speaks in Detroit. After the Supreme Court ruled a decade ago that race could be a factor in college admissions in a Michigan case, affirmative action opponents...

  • Brokers simplify, confuse health exchange shopping

    October 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 photo, insurance broker Jeff Lindstrom, right, meets with Brandi and Darren Litchfield to discuss health insurance plan options, at their home in the Seattle suburb of Bothell, Wash. Darren works for a startup company that...

  • 3 US economists win Nobel for work on asset prices

    October 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    Economist, author and Yale University professor Robert Shiller speaks at at a news conference, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, in New Haven, Conn. Americans Shiller, Eugene Fama and Lars Peter Hansen have won the Nobel prize in economics. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)...

  • Study ties chemical to possible miscarriage risk

    October 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – This Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012 file photo shows a sculpture made of empty water bottles in Burlington, Vt. New research presented by the American Society for Reproductive Medicine on Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 suggests that high levels of BPA, a...

  • Focus on video testimony as Cuban case winds down

    October 15, 2013 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this March 28, 2013, file photo, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban smiles during an NBA game in Dallas. After six days of testimony, closing arguments in the government’s insider-trading case against Cuban are expected Tuesday afternoon,...

  • Culinary tourism a growing focus for New Mexico

    October 15, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Boosters of New Mexico’s tourism industry are increasingly focusing on the state’s kitchens and restaurants as attractions that’ll draw more visitors and their dollars to the state. Tourism Secretary Monique...

  • Albuquerque Convention Center work in final phase

    October 15, 2013 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A nearly $22 million renovation of the Albuquerque Convention Center is heading toward completion. Workers are beginning the project’s $13 million final phase, which includes the addition of a deck off the center’s...