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Status of World Trade Center site, 11 years later

September 10, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

In this Friday, Sept. 7, 2012 photo, an ironworker watches as a crane lifts a load of construction supplies at the World Trade Center transportation hub, in New York. The new transportation hub at the trade center will connect 13 subway lines and PATH trains to New Jersey when it opens in 2015. (AP Photo/Mark [&hellip...

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Conn. workers cope with long nursing home strike

September 10, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

In this Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012 photo, Jennifer Musante walks the picket line with fellow healthcare union workers in front of West River Health Care in Milford, Conn. The workers have been on strike for months, to protest what they say are labor concessions...

Egypt: Most flights back on schedule after strikes

September 10, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Monday, April 21, 2008 file photo, tourists wait for their flight, as an Egyptair plane is seen, background, at a waiting hall in Cairo’s international airport, in Egypt. Cairo airport officials are rushing to process a backlog of...

Report: France’s Arnault seeks Belgian passport

September 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

French President Francois Hollande, center, delivers his speech at the French Court of Auditors, Paris, Friday, Sept. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Pierre Verdy, Pool) PARIS (AP) — A Belgian newspaper says Bernard Arnault, France’s wealthiest businessman and...

Monti calls for EU summit to confront populism

September 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

European Council President Herman Van Rompuy, left, and Italian Premier Mario Monti talk to reporters during a meeting on World Economy in Cernobbio, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012. Italian Finance Minister Vittorio Grilli says on the sidelines of the annual...

Incentives bring sports media companies to Conn.

September 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Aug. 2, 2011 file photo, satellite dishes dot the campus of ESPN in Bristol, Conn. Connecticut is using tax breaks and other financial incentives to attract similar companies, including NBC Sports and Back9Network to what is fast becoming...

Madrid chosen for EuroVegas gambling resort

September 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

In this photo released by the Madrid Regional Government on May 6, 2012, CEO of Las Vegas Sands Corp. Sheldon Adelson, left in foreground, waves while visiting Alcorcon, which was one of the possible sites for the EuroVegas project on the outskirts of Madrid,...

Ashton: more sanctions on Syria, Iran an option

September 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton and Cyprus’ foreign minister Erato Kozakou-Marcoullis, unseen, speak to the media during a press conference in Cyprus conference center in capital Nicosia, Cyprus, Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012. Ashton said that a top...

Pacific Rim leaders mull ways to buoy growth

September 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

A police officer patrols the central business district of Vladivostok, Russia, Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012. Leaders from the APEC countries are attending their annual summit in the eastern Russian city till Sept. 9. (AP Photo/Alexander Khitrov) VLADIVOSTOK,...

Australian PM, at APEC, learns of father’s death

September 9, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard gestures as she talks to reporters soon after her arrival at the APEC summit in Vladivostok, Russia, Friday, Sept. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark Baker) VLADIVOSTOK, Russia (AP) — Prime Minister Julia Gillard’s father...