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Ford board meeting ends with no word on Mulally

October 10, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Jan. 8, 2009 file photo, Ford Motor Company CEO and president Alan Mulally, right, shakes hands with Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, during Mulally’s keynote address at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. Ford’s board of directors has ended a two-day quarterly meeting without issuing a public...

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Short-term funds show stress as default looms

October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Thursday, Dec. 4, 2008 file photo, a man walks past a Fidelity Investments office in the Financial District of downtown Boston. On Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, the nation’s largest manager of money market mutual funds said that it no...

Hawaii health exchange aims for Oct. 15 relaunch

October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Coral Andrews, executive director of the Hawaii Health Connector, testifies before state lawmakers during a hearing at the Hawaii Capitol in Honolulu on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013. Coral Andrews, executive director of Hawaii Health Connector, told state...

Mo. returning execution drug year after demand

October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This April 12, 2005 file photo shows the death chamber at the Missouri Correctional Center in Bonne Terre, Mo. The Missouri Department of Corrections said in a news release Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, that it is sending back a shipment of propofol...

Landmark SF restaurant on government land closes

October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Empty tables overlooking Seal Rocks are shown inside the closed Cliff House Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, in San Francisco. The 150-year-old oceanside icon has been ordered closed Wednesday by the National Park Service for the duration of the partial government...

Food stamp recipients fret as stimulus boost ends

October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

http://www.apexchange.com/Content/preview/2013/20131009/19/6b67ddf30dd2bb223f0f6a7067003d0c.jpg In this Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 photo, Jennifer Donald whose family receives money from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program also known as food stamps, eats...

Global PC shipments fall for 6th quarter in row

October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Friday, Oct. 26, 2012, file photo, a woman walks past laptop computers running Microsoft Windows 8 operating system during its launching ceremony in Hong Kong. Worldwide shipments of personal computers fell during the third quarter of...

Investors keep faith in US in crisis after crisis

October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Specialist Vincent Surace, right, calls out prices during the IPO of QTS Realty Trust, from Overland Park, Kansas, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013. A decline this week in the U.S. stock market paused as the White House...

Sands asks Nev. court to overturn documents ruling

October 9, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this April 5, 2013, file photo, Las Vegas Sands Corp. CEO Sheldon Adelson testifies in Clark County district court in Las Vegas. Former Sands executive Steven Jacobs filed a wrongful termination suit in 2010. Jacobs accused Sands and CEO...

New Calif. law limits worker comp for pro athletes

October 8, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE — In this April 15, 2013 file photo, former NFL linebacker Reggie Williams, seated, stretches his surgically repaired leg at a Capitol news conference where and other former professional athletes expressed their opposition to proposed legislation...