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Apple’s earnings fall despite rising iPhone sales

October 29, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 20, 2013 file photo, Managers Ju Lee, left, and Brad Deep get iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c phones ready for sale on the day of their release, at a Best Buy in Atlanta. Apple’s quarterly earnings are still sagging even as the sales of its iPhones are rising, a vexing [&hellip...

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S&P 500 notches small gain to log another record

October 29, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 photo, specialists Peter Giacchi, left, and Patrick King confer at a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. After a strong finish on Friday, investors are hoping the stock market rally will continue Monday,...

Jackson doctor released, wants return to medicine

October 29, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Friday, Oct. 21, 2011, file photo, Michael Jackson’s former doctor Conrad Murray sits in a courtroom during his involuntary manslaughter trial in Los Angeles. Murray, who was convicted of killing Michael Jackson, was released from...

Pet owners buy organic, raid fridge to feed Fido

October 27, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, photo, dog food pellets, brown, are move down a conveyor belt as chicken breast meat, white, and vegetables, orange, are added shortly before packaging at Freshpet, in Bethlehem, Pa. Freshpet uses fresh meat, poultry and...

Sebelius to face tough questioning on health law

October 27, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Aug. 1, 2012 file photo, Jeffrey Zients testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. President Barack Obama is calling Zients to help correct problems with the new federal health care website. The White House says Zients will assist a team...

Israeli tunnel hit by cyber attack, experts say

October 27, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Tuesday Oct. 20, 2013 photo, an Israeli works on a computer at the ‘CyberGym’ school in the coastal city of Hadera. When Israel’s military chief delivered a high-profile speech this month outlining the greatest threats his country...

Hundreds watch implosion of ex-Muskegon paper mil

October 27, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

The former Sappi paper mill power plant is demolished in Muskegon, Mich., on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013. (AP Photo/The Chronicle, Natalie Kolb) ALL LOCAL TV OUT; LOCAL TV INTERNET OUT MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — As hundreds of people looked on, crews used explosives...

Not happy with work? Wait until you’re 50 or older

October 27, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photo taken Sept. 20, 2013, Oscar Martinez, 77, greets diners at the Carnation Cafe at Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif. The chef is the park’s longest-tenured employee, beginning as a busboy nearly 57 years ago. He says he loves his job, and a new poll...

Here’s a tax increase Republican lawmakers support

October 27, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Oct. 14, 2013, file photo reporters surround Senate Minority Leader, Republican Mitch McConnell of Kentucky as he walks to the Senate floor after meeting with Senate Majority Leader, Democrat Harry Reid of Nevada in his office on Capitol...

First passengers arrive at Dubai’s newest airport

October 27, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Passengers check-in at the newly opened Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013. The first passengers have arrived at Dubai’s newest airport, part of the United Arab Emirates’ plans to become a major air...