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Cuccinelli: Open government, then fight health law

October 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Virginia Attorney General and Republican gubernatorial candidate, Ken Cuccinelli, listens during a roundtable discussion of the nation’s new health care law, in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013. Cuccinelli is one of the leaders in an effort to derail the new law. (AP Photo/Steve Helber) RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — After days of equivocation, Republican...

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Cheap razor made after P&G watches Indians shave

October 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 file photo, an Indian man gets a shave during the annual cattle fair in Pushkar, Rajasthan, India. In October 2013, Procter & Gamble has introduced Gillette Guard, a low-cost razor designed for emerging markets...

Online poker thriller ‘Runner’ quickly politicized

October 3, 2013 • Business, EntertainmentComments (0)

This undated image provided by 20th Century Fox shows actors Ben Affleck, right, and Justin Timberlake during a scene from the film “Runner, Runner.” The American Gambling Association has bought ads on major websites framing the movie as a...

Christie’s check of Detroit’s art done in October

October 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE- In a June 13, 2013, file photo, Detroit Institute of Arts docent Lea Schelke points out details in the Self-Portrait by Van Gogh displayed at the museum in Detroit. Christie’s auction house will finish its initial assessment of 66,000 art pieces...

Twitter unseals IPO papers, hopes to raise $1B

October 3, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Feb. 2, 2013, file photo, a smartphone display shows the Twitter logo in Berlin, Germany, Twitter unsealed the documents Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, for its planned initial public offering of stock and says it hopes to raise up to $1 billion....

APNewsBreak: Tesla says car fire began in battery

October 2, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE- In this Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, file photo, George Blankenship, Tesla Motors Vice President, Worldwide Sales & Ownership Experience speaks at media previews for the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. An Internet video of a fiery...

Asia stocks muted on US government shutdown

October 2, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A woman walks past a screen showing the world stock index at Hong Kong Stock Exchange in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013. The Asian Development Bank cut its economic growth forecast for developing Asia on Wednesday, citing weakness in region’s two...

White House meeting yields no progress on shutdown

October 2, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., left, with Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., speaks to reporters following a meeting with President Barack Obama and the Republican leadership at the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Oct....

Obama seeks to strike a balance during shutdown

October 2, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Oct. 1, 2013, photo, President Barack Obama gestures during a statement on the government shutdown in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. Obama’s strategy during the partial shutdown of the federal government is aimed at keeping up...

Fired CEO of NMFA files public records lawsuit

October 2, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This Jan. 10, 2011, file photo shows Rick May during a news conference in Santa Fe, N.M. May, the former top executive of the New Mexico Finance Authority, has filed a lawsuit Wednesday Oct. 2, 2013, against Gov. Susana Martinez and one of her...