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‘Walking Dead’ creator sues AMC over profits

December 19, 2013 • Business, EntertainmentComments (0)

FILE – This May 15, 2013 file photo shows director and writer Frank Darabont of “Mob City” at the TNT and TBS 2013 Upfront at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York. Darabont, the creator of “The Walking Dead” is suing AMC, claiming it has denied him tens of millions of dollars in profit from the [&hellip...

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Day 2 of Atlantic Club auction ends without winner

December 19, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This Nov. 14, 2013, photo shows the Atlantic Club Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J. The first day of a bankruptcy auction for the casino ended without a winner emerging on Dec. 17, 2013. The auction will resume on Dec. 18. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry) ATLANTIC...

Venezuela’s president calls for higher gas prices

December 19, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro greets recently elected opposition mayors during a meeting at Miraflores presidential palace in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013. While the opposition made inroads in major cities, including taking...

White House task force urges limit on NSA snooping

December 19, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This June 6, 2013, file photo shows the sign outside the National Security Agency campus in Fort Meade, Md. A presidential advisory panel has recommended dozens of changes to the government’s surveillance programs, including stripping the...

ADM stays in Illinois despite lack of tax breaks

December 19, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This July 2, 2009, file photo shows the Archer Daniels Midland Company logo on a tanker truck at the ADM plant in Decatur, Ill. The agribusiness giant on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013 said it is moving its global headquarters to Chicago, but said it...

Asian stock markets rise as Fed’s decision awaited

December 18, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A man looks at an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. Most Asian stock markets edged up Tuesday, with some indexes regaining slight losses after opening in directionless trading ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve...

As food labels get closer look, ingredients vanish

December 18, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE -In this Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011, file photo, a nutrition label on a can of soda is photographed in Philadelphia. As people pay closer attention to what they eat, companies are learning that funny-sounding chemicals and other ingredients can be a...

ABC asks judge to throw out ‘pink slime’ lawsuit

December 18, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This September 2012 file photo provided by Dakota Dunes, S.D.-based meat processor Beef Products Inc., shows a sample of their lean, finely-textured beef. A judge is scheduled to hear oral arguments Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013 in a motion to dismiss a...

Jury “at a standstill” in ex-BP engineer’s trial

December 17, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Dec. 3, 2013 file photo, former BP drilling engineer Kurt Mix arrives at the Hale Boggs Federal Building in New Orleans, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013. Jurors are scheduled to hear closing arguments Monday in Mix’s trial on two counts of...

Stocks slip as Fed starts stimulus discussion

December 17, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Monday, Dec. 16, 2013 photo, specialist William Geier, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Investors took to the sidelines Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, a day ahead of a key policy decision from the U.S. Federal Reserve that may see the...