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Very bad week: Airline disasters come in a cluster

July 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

A departure flight board displays various canceled and delayed flights in Ben Gurion International airport in Tel Aviv, Israel, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, after the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration imposed a 24-hour restriction on flights after a Hamas rocket landed within a mile of the airport. Aviation has suffered one of its worst weeks in [&hellip...

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No Michigan vote allowed on raising minimum wage

July 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

Michigan Elections Director Chris Thomas shows members of the Board of State Canvassers petition signatures his staff checked before determining that a group proposing to raise the minimum wage fell short of the signatures needed to put its proposal before...

Eau Canada: Caravan totes water to Detroit

July 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

Mary Ellen Kavanaugh, and her children Abby, second from left, Grace and Owen, right, of Windsor, help carry water jugs to St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Detroit, Thursday, July 24, 2014, for a water station being set up to help Detroit residents who...

Visa posts higher 3Q profit, revenue

July 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This July 29, 2009 file photo shows a Visa sticker at a business in Detroit. Visa Inc. reports quarterly financial results on Thursday, July 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) FOSTER CITY, Calif. (AP) — Visa Inc. said Thursday that its profit...

Air Algerie jet with 116 on board crashes in Mali

July 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

Vehicles are parked outside the Houari Boumedienne international airport near Algiers, Algeria, Thursday, July 24, 2014. An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people from Burkina Faso to Algeria’s capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern...

House, Senate chairs offer competing bills on VA

July 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., right, with Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, July 24, 2014, on the Veterans Administration. The chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees...

Cruz demands answers on FAA flight ban to Israel

July 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This April 30, 2014 file photo shows Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas speaking on Capitol Hill in Washington. Cruz, a potential Republican presidential contender in 2016 is questioning whether President Barack Obama used a federal agency to impose an...

Starbucks US sales rise with help of revamped food

July 24, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this July 11, 2013 file photo, a man drinks a Starbucks coffee in New York. Starbucks reports quarterly financial results on Thursday, July 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File) NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks said Thursday its revamped...

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Ernie’s Quality Trailers & Concrete Towables is Expanding

July 24, 2014 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

The expansion of Ernie’s Quality Trailers & Concrete Towables into the art and garden decoration is a wonderful new source for his customers to beautify their outdoor-living space. From renovating and adding concrete projects, to purchasing the high...

Nunn and Perdue shift to fall battle of outsiders

July 23, 2014 • BusinessComments (0)

Georgia Republican U.S. Senate candidate, Rep. Jack Kingston, right, waves to his supporters with his wife Libby after giving his concession speech after being defeated by businessman David Perdue in the primary runoff at his election night party, Tuesday,...