MENU

Asian stocks slip as investors assess earnings, await data

May 12, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

Money traders monitor computer screens with the day’s exchange rate between yen and the U.S. dollar, top right, and Nikkei stock index, bottom, at a foreign exchange brokerage in Tokyo, Thursday, April 28, 2016. Japanese stocks rallied Thursday as the latest economic data spurred hopes for more central bank stimulus, leading gains in other Asian...

Read More

Nissan and scandal-hit Mitsubishi in talks on partnership

May 11, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Oct. 28, 2015 file photo, Carlos Ghosn, president and CEO of Nissan Motor Co., unveils the Nissan IDS Concept vehicle in the media preview for the Tokyo Motor Show in Tokyo. Scandal-plagued Mitsubishi Motors Corp. may have a suitor, Nissan Motor Co.,...

Sands accused of violating gambling rules, faces $2M fine

May 11, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

In this April 28, 2016 file photo, Las Vegas Sands Corp. chairman and CEO Sheldon Adelson testifies at Clark County Justice Center in Las Vegas. The Nevada Supreme Court says a state court judge will continue to handle a lawsuit headed for trial involving...

Asian shares mostly lower following Wall Street decline

May 11, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

A man walks by an electronic stock boards including Japan’s Nikkei stock index, far left, at a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, April 19, 2016. Asian stock markets are mostly higher, led by a rally in Japan, as investors were encouraged by Wall...

IMG_4511

Tinnie Mercantile Store and Deli

May 11, 2016 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

Tinnie Mercantile Store and Deli is not only one of Roswell’s favorite places to eat, but also THE address for catering special events for groups from 8 -100 or more. Full service catering is available for seated intimate dinners, baby showers, graduation...

Uber authorized to operate in Brazil’s biggest city

May 10, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

SAO PAULO (AP) — The mayor of Sao Paulo, Brazil’s biggest city, signed a decree Tuesday authorizing the use of smartphone-based ride-sharing-applications like Uber. Mayor Fernando Haddad’s decree said Uber and other companies offering the same...

Suit filed against marijuana businesses after fatal shooting

May 10, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

DENVER (AP) — The family of three boys filed a lawsuit against two recreational marijuana businesses after a shooting that left their mother dead and their father charged with murder. The lawsuit claims companies that made a type of marijuana-infused candy...

Robbers steal 7,650 laptops from Los Angeles warehouse

May 10, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police are looking for robbers who stole an estimated $3 million worth of laptops at gunpoint from a warehouse. KABC-TV says a gunman tied up a security guard at a warehouse in the Harbor Gateway area late Friday evening. Four...

Asian shares mostly lower but little changed, Japan up

May 9, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares meandered in lackluster trading Tuesday after an overnight drop in oil prices. But a fresh promise of stimulus from Beijing helped to counter pessimism over weak trade data from China for April. KEEPING SCORE: Japan’s...

LendingClub CEO resigns after internal probe of loan sale

May 9, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

NEW YORK (AP) — The chairman and CEO of the online lending company LendingClub stepped down after an internal review determined that the company’s business practices were violated with the sale of $22 million in loans to people with sketchy credit...