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Sen. Rand Paul stopped by Tenn. airport security

January 24, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., speaks about being stopped by security at the airport in Nashville, Tenn., on Monday, Jan. 23, 2012. A scanner set off an alarm and targeted his knee, although the senator said he has no screws or medical hardware around the joint. Paul told The Associated Press that he asked for [&hellip...

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ND state mill profits down, but still healthy

January 24, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

Vance Taylor, general manager of the state-owned North Dakota Mill and Elevator in Grand Forks, N.D., speaks on Monday, Jan. 23, 2012, at a meeting of the North Dakota Industrial Commission, held in the governor’s conference room in the North Dakota...

Dior impresses and Versace dazzles in couture

January 24, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

A model wears a creation by Dutch fashion designer Iris van Herpen as part of her Women’s Spring Summer 2012 Haute Couture fashion collection presented in Paris, Monday, Jan. 23, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacques Brinon) PARIS (AP) — France may have lost an A...

2 more bodies found, fuel removal to begin on ship

January 24, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

Oil recovery technicians work in the harbor of the Tuscan island of Giglio, Italy, where the cruise ship Costa Concordia ran aground, Monday, Jan. 23, 2012. Italian officials were clearing hurdles Monday to begin pumping some half a million gallons of fuel...

Oprah confident Obama will win re-election

January 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

U.S. talk show host Oprah Winfrey in an Indian attire greets her fans at the Jaipur Literature Festival in Jaipur, in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, India, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup) JAIPUR, India (AP) — Oprah Winfrey says she...

Greek yogurt on a marathon-like growth spurt

January 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Jan. 13, 2012 photo, two employees work in the sleeving plant where labels are put on containers at Chobani Greek Yogurt in South Edmeston, N.Y. Greek yogurt now accounts for a quarter of the total yogurt market after a dizzying growth spurt that is...

Italian islanders ache for cruise victims

January 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

A man takes pictures of items of the grounded cruise ship Costa Concordia, on the Tuscan island of Giglio, Italy, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012. Rescuers on Sunday resumed searching the above-water section of the capsized Costa Concordia cruise liner, but choppy seas...

Penn St. student editor quits after Paterno report

January 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

This is the Mount Nittany Medical Center main entrance in State College, Pa., where former Penn State footbal coach Joe Paterno is in serious condition Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar) PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The managing editor of a...

AP IMPACT: Health overhaul lags in states

January 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

In this photo taken Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2012, Dan and Vicki McCuistion, of Driftwood, Texas, pose for a photo together in Austin, Texas. The McCuistions have been uninsured throughout their 17 years of marriage. An analysis by The Associated Press shows that...

Industrial design studio opens Grand Rapids office

January 23, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

ADVANCE FOR MONDAY JAN. 23 – In this Jan. 4, 2012 photo, Luciano Hernandez, owner of Tiger Studio, a Zeeland-based design business, poses in his new office space in downtown Grand Rapids, Mich. (AP Photo/The Grand Rapids Press, Katie Greene) GRAND...