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Bus driver not guilty of manslaughter in NY crash

December 8, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE–In this photo from Saturday, March 12, 2011, emergency personnel investigate the scene of a bus crash on Interstate-95 in the Bronx borough of New York. A verdict has been reached in a manslaughter case against the bus driver Ophadell Williams, charged in the crash that killed 15 passengers. Williams has pleaded not guilty. He [&hellip...

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Academy Award maker plans layoffs in Chicago

December 8, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Jan. 26, 2009 file photo, an Oscar statue is sanded and buffed at R.S. Owens & Co., in Chicago. The company said it will be laying off 95 workers on Dec. 17, 2012. The cuts come a month after R.S. Owens announced it was being...

Legal pot complicates drug-free work policies

December 8, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Brandon Coats works on his computer at his home in Denver on Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012. The Colorado case of Brandon Coats is giving employers pause. Coats, 33, was a telephone operator for Dish Network. Paralyzed as a teenager in a car crash, he’s also...

Cozzens Tax Service is ready to give you excellent tax service

December 7, 2012 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

  Marilyn Cozzens started her tax business in 1982 in California and has been an “Enrolled Agent” since 1985. Marilyn returned to Roswell in 2003 and has operated Cozzens Tax Service since that time. Marilyn keeps abreast of all changes in tax law by...

AP Exclusive: Japan scientists took utility money

December 7, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Aug. 18, 2011 file photo, workers in white radiation protective suits, go through an operation to decontaminate radiation from the roof of Yasawa Kindergarten in Minami-Soma, about 12 miles (20 kilometers) away from the tsunami-crippled...

Crystal CEO says company still willing to talk

December 7, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

John Riskey, BCTGM Local 167G President, Heidi Durand, Moorhead City Council, and Reverend John Anderson wait for permission to deliver more than 80,000 petitions from across the country to shareholders and growers at the annual American Crystal Sugar Company...

Asia stocks rise as US employment claims dip

December 7, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

A man walks by an electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012. Asian stock markets remained in a holding pattern Thursday as investors assessed President Barack Obama’s comments that reaching a budget deal to prevent the...

Apple to produce line of Macs in the US next year

December 7, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011, file photo, Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks in front of a projection of the Macbook Air and Mac Desktop during announcement at Apple headquarters in Cupertino, Calif. Apple CEO Tim Cook said Thursday the company will...

McAfee hospitalized after being denied asylum

December 7, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Software company founder John McAfee lies on a gurney inside an ambulance, to be transferred from an immigration detention center to a hospital, in Guatemala City, Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012 . He was examined by a doctor at the detention center, who said that...

First medical marijuana dispensary opens in Ariz.

December 7, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Customers with valid Arizona issued medical marijuana cards wait for the opening of the Arizona Organix, the first legal medical marijuana dispensary to open in Arizona, Thursday Dec. 6, 2012, in Glendale, Ariz. Several dozen waited outside for the Glendale...