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After mistaken landing, cargo pilot was confused

November 21, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A Boeing 747 “Dreamlifter” takes off Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013, the day after it mistakenly landed at Col. James Jabara Airport in Wichita, Kan. The jet landed Wednesday evening at the airport, about 8 miles (13 kilometers) north of its intended destination, McConnell Air Force Base. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Moments after...

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S&P 500 index is close to ‘Perfect 10′

November 21, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, file photo, Specialist Jay Woods is reflected in a screen at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are on track for their best annual performance in a decade, with all ten industry groups in...

Man who sold fake Chihuly glass gets 5 months

November 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this undated photo provided by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the signature on a counterfeit Dale Chihuly glass sculpture is visible etched in the work. The sculpture is one of many fakes sold by Michael Little, of Renton, Wash., who was...

Alec Baldwin tries to ease backlash over gay slur

November 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

ServiceSource CEO Michael Smerklo, left, and actor, Alec Baldwin, attend a technology presentation on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, in San Francisco. Baldwin jokingly professed his love for a man in front of a large crowd at the event as he tried to ease the...

Activists to Kellogg: Drop rainforest palm oil

November 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Protesters gather in front of Kellogg Co. headquarters in Battle Creek, Mich., Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. A group called the Forest Heroes Campaign is leading the demonstration, delivering thousands of petitions and letters to Kellogg, asking Kellogg to stop...

Argentina president: We’ll expand economic model

November 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Argentina’s President Cristina Fernandez looks to her supporters after swearing-in her new cabinet at the government house in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. Fernandez remade her Cabinet this week in her first official act after weeks...

Hydrogen cars could be headed to showroom near you

November 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

John Krafcik, president and CEO of Hyundai Motor America, introduces the Tucson Fuel Cell hydrogen-powered electric vehicle at the Los Angeles Auto Show on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) DETROIT (AP) — Cars that run on...

Cover Oregon sets application deadline in 2 weeks

November 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Cover Oregon executive director Rocky King speaks before a Joint Interim Committee on Legislative Audits, Information Management and Technology hearing in Salem, Ore., Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013. The committee had questions about Oregon’s troubled health...

Haiti’s prime minister tours Silicon Valley

November 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Haiti’s Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe, center, walks between buildings during a tour at Facebook headquarters Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, in Menlo Park, Calif. From Google to Facebook to Apple, Lamothe spent the day on a whirlwind tour through Silicon...

Rupert Murdoch, wife reach divorce deal in NYC

November 20, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Wendi Deng Murdoch arrives State Supreme court, Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, in New York. Deng Murdoch, and her husband, Rupert Murdoch, said they were parting with “mutual respect” Wednesday after telling a judge they had reached a divorce...