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Netflix enjoys marquee day as stock soars 42 pct

January 24, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Oct. 10, 2011, file photo, the exterior of Netflix headquarters is seen in Los Gatos, Calif. Netflix stock, on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, is on its way to its biggest one-day gain since the video subscription service went public more than a decade ago. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, file) SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix’s [&hellip...

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Mont. tribe signs coal deal with Wyo. company

January 24, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Representatives of Cloud Peak Energy and Montana’s Crow Tribe sign an agreement Thursday Jan. 24, 2013, that gives the mining company leasing options on 1.4 billion tons of coal beneath the Crow Indian Reservation, in Billings, Mont. Pictured from left...

Amgen 4Q profit drops 16 pct. on higher spending

January 23, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This April 20, 2010, file photo shows an exterior view of Amgen offices in Fremont, Calif. Drugmaker Amgen Inc. on Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013 posted a 16 percent drop in fourth-quarter profit, as higher costs for production, marketing, research and...

Black Keys sue casino owner over commercial song

January 23, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 29, 2012 file photo, guitarist Dan Auerbach, center, and drummer Patrick Carney of The Black Keys perform at the Global Citizen Festival in Central Park, in New York. The Black Keys are remaining vigilant when it comes to...

Wis. GOP begins mining bill push with hearing

January 23, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Shirl LaBarre and Jim Miller of Hayward testify in support of proposed mining permit legislation during a public hearing at the state Capitol in Madison, Wis., Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Wisconsin State Journal, M.P. King) MADISON, Wis....

Study: Digital information can be stored in DNA

January 23, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In an undated photo provided by European Molecular Biology Laboratory via Nature magazine, Dr. Nick Goldman of EMBL-EBI examines synthesized DNA in an Eppendorf vial. The genetic material has long stored all the information needed to make plants and animals,...

Apple’s profit rocket hits air pocket

January 23, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Oct. 20, 2012 photo, people line up to enter a newly-opened Apple Store in Wangfujing shopping district in Beijing. Apple’s profit surge halted in the latest quarter, as a flood of new products like the iPhone 5 meant high start-up...

Beverage industry, NYC lawyers duel over drinks

January 23, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 13, 2012 photo, Luke Husemann, and Christina Nunez, of Baltimore, sip on extra-large soft drinks at a McDonald’s restaurant in New York. The city defended its groundbreaking size limit on sugary drinks Wednesday, Jan. 23,...

Netflix’s 4Q restores company’s investment luster

January 23, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

This image released by Netflix shows Kevin Spacey in a scene from the Netflix original series, “House of Cards,” an adaptation of a British classic. (AP Photo/Netflix, Melinda Sue Gordon) SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix has re-emerged as a...

IBM’s results lift Dow average to a 5-year high

January 23, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

A specialist checks a screen as his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013. World stock markets fell Wednesday Jan. 23, 2013 ahead of a U.S. vote on raising the nation’s borrowing limit. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) NEW YORK...