Samsung halts sales of Galaxy Note 7 after new troubles

October 10, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Samsung said Tuesday it is halting sales of the star-crossed Galaxy Note 7 smartphone after a spate of fires involving new devices that were supposed to be safe replacements for recalled models. The company ordered the suspension of sales on the recommendation of South Korean safety officials, who say they suspect [&hellip...

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Hungary’s left-wing paper suspended days after breaking news

October 8, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

A newsstand including Saturday papers with Nepszabadsag daily is pictured in Budapest, Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016. Headline of Nepszabadsag reads: “Orban not bothered by helicoptering”. It refers to a scandal uncovered by Nepszabadsag about the...

World finance officials pledge more resources to aid growth

October 8, 2016 • Business, National News, World NewsComments (0)

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde sign documents with Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann after the Signing Ceremony 2016 Bilateral Borrowing Agreement at World Bank/IMF Annual Meetings at IMF headquarters in Washington,...

CoreLogic: Matthew insured US property losses as much as $6B

October 8, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Insured losses on homes and commercial properties damaged by Hurricane Matthew are likely to be in the billions, but well short of the hefty costs caused by Superstorm Sandy and Hurricane Katrina. Property data firm CoreLogic estimated...

Stocks end lower to cap first weekly loss in a month

October 7, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

A sign for Wall Street is carved into a building located near the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Oct. 7, 2016. Solid, if uninspiring, U.S. jobs data had little impact on financial markets Friday on a day when much of the focus was on the British pound,...

CBO: Budget deficit for 2016 registers at $588B

October 7, 2016 • BusinessComments (0)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Congressional Budget Office estimates that the budget deficit for the just-completed fiscal year was $588 billion, about one-third greater than last year. The government’s tax receipts were mostly flat while spending rose by $168...

Harmful algae forces shellfish ban in parts of New England

October 7, 2016 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Algae blooms are forcing the closure of shellfish beds around New England, including most of Narragansett Bay in Rhode Island and much of the coast of Maine. It’s the first time harmful algae has prompted a shellfishing closure...


Kymera & Cardiology

October 7, 2016 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

Kymera Independent Physicians is the largest independent physician group in Southeastern New Mexico with 5 clinics, 17 providers and 125 corporate and clinical staff serving Roswell, Carlsbad and Hobbs. Kymera is currently augmenting its already extensive...


El Tapatio – Authentic Mexican Food Jalisco Style

October 7, 2016 • Dining GuideComments (0)

Jalisco, officially Estado Libre y Soberano de Jalisco, is a country that sits by the ocean right in the middle of Mexico. You would think that what you were tasting is akin to a taqueria sitting on the beach there when you dine at El Tapatio. Being on the...

Chad high court fines Exxon-led oil consortium $75 billion

October 6, 2016 • Business, World NewsComments (0)

N’DJAMENA, Chad (AP) — Chad’s high court has ordered an oil consortium led by Exxon Mobil Corp. to pay a fine of more than $75 billion after the country’s finance ministry accused it of not paying royalties. Exxon spokesman Todd Spitler...