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Museum show tells story of father-son collection

October 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

This Oct. 22, 2014 photo shows the interior of the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore. The building was modeled on an Italian palazzo as a memorial to William Walters, built by his son Henry. Both father and son were avid collectors of everything from antiquities to fine art, and the building was constructed to display [&hellip...

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Union picket lines go up at Taj Mahal casino

October 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

Casino union workers demonstrate outside the Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City N.J. on Friday Oct. 24, 2014. The union is protesting the court-ordered termination of their health care and pension plan as part of an effort to transfer ownership of...

Google exec sets records with leap from near-space

October 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Oct. 20, 2014 photo provided by Paragon Space Development Corporation, Google executive Alan Eustace is shown before a test flight for his Friday, Oct. 24, 2014 leap from the edge of space that broke the sound barrier and set several skydiving records...

US halal food supplier indicted over beef exports

October 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Sept., 2010 photo, Bill Aossey Jr. poses for a portrait in front of an image of Damascus, at Midamar Corp. in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Iowa-based Midamar, which Aossey founded in 1974, is a leading U.S. halal company that sells beef, turkey, chicken and...

Market jolt is reality check for investors

October 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, file photo, a specialist works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. The market’s flux over the past week has given investors pause for thought. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File) NEW YORK...

US stock market has best week in nearly 2 years

October 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

This Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 photo shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks rose again Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, putting the market on track for the best week in almost two years. Amazon plunged after the company reported dismal third-quarter...

Out-of-patience investors sell off Amazon

October 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this June 16, 2014 file photo, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos walks on stage for the launch of the new Amazon Fire Phone, in Seattle. Amazon.com reports quarterly financial results on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, File) NEW YORK...

Recalls this week: Arctic Cat all-terrain vehicles

October 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

This undated image provided by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission shows a Arctic Cat 2008 Single-rider All-Terrain Vehicle, left, and the 2009 2UP ATV, right. The ATVs are being recalled because components in the front gear case can fail, posing a...

Earnings from Microsoft, others drive stocks up

October 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

This Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 photo shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks rose again Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, putting the market on track for the best week in almost two years. Amazon plunged after the company reported dismal third-quarter...

All hail King James: LeBron rules NBA

October 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James looks on at the start of a NBA preseason basketball game against the Miami Heat, part of the NBA Global Games, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana) CLEVELAND (AP) — His shirt...