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Thousands of vets flock to Detroit for hiring fair

June 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Lakeisha Bonner, of Detroit, a military veteran, stands in line at a job fair in Detroit, Tuesday, June 26, 2012. Thousands of veterans are in Detroit this week for job fair, open house, and small business conference. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) DETROIT (AP) — Staff Sgt. Michael Burton’s 20-year Army career has taken him all over [&hellip...

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Zynga expands game line up amid investor doubts

June 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Zynga David Ko, Chief Mobile Officer, talks about the Zynga network during an announcement at Zynga headquarters in San Francisco, Tuesday, June 26, 2012. Zynga said Tuesday it is expected to add more Web games to its digital arcade and introduce more ways to...

Mexico airport shooting points to running problems

June 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

An airport police officer cordons off the scene where a shooting took place in Mexico City’s international airport on Monday, June 25, 2012. Two people were shot to death and one was wounded at one of the airport’s terminal and according to the...

UVa board reinstates ousted president after outcry

June 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan addresses a crowd of supporters outside the university Rotunda after she was reinstated by the board of visitors during a meeting at the school Tuesday, June 26, 2012 in Charlottesville, Va. The 15-member Board...

News Summary: Facebook draws ire with email switch

June 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Oct. 10, 2011 file photo, a magnifying glass is posed over a monitor displaying a Facebook page in Munich. Facebook is letting its nearly 1 billion users vote on changes to its privacy policy beginning on Friday, June 1, 2012. This is the...

Japan's PM pleads for unity before tax hike vote

June 26, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda reacts during a lower house special committee meeting on the social security system and tax integrated reform at the Diet in Tokyo, Monday, June 25, 2012. A battle between rival blocs in Japan’s ruling party...

Asia stocks down after Spain asks for bank bailout

June 26, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

A woman speaks on a mobile phone in front of a securities firm’s electronic stock board in Tokyo Monday, June 25, 2012. Asian stocks mostly drifted lower Monday as investors grew cautious ahead of a critical European Union summit later this week where...

Obama criticizes Romney's 'outsourcing' jobs

June 26, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

President Barack Obama is embraced by Elizabeth Warren as he arrives to speak at a campaign event at Symphony Hall, Monday, June 25, 2012, in Boston. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) BOSTON (AP) — President Barack Obama, campaigning in Mitt Romney’s...

'Jeopardy!' host 'up and about' after heart attack

June 26, 2012 • Business, EntertainmentComments Off

FILE – this Oct. 22, 2007 file photo shows game show host Alex Trebek at the 17th annual Broacasting and Cable Hall of Fame awards dinner in New York. Trebek remains in a Los Angeles hospital recovering from a mild heart attack. But Sony Pictures...

Facebook names 1st woman, Sandberg, to board

June 26, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE- In this Friday, Jan. 28, 2011, file photo, Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer of the social network service Facebook, speaks during a panel session at the 41st annual meeting of the World Economic Forum, WEF, in Davos, Switzerland. Facebook...