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Asia stocks up slightly on Fed hopes

June 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A man looks at an electronic stock board outside a securities firm Monday, June 3, 2013, in Tokyo. Uncertainty about the U.S. Federal Reserve’s next course of action and a sharp, sudden plunge on Wall Street sent Asian stock markets lower Monday. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index lost 2.2 percent to 13,475.64, echoing U.S. stock markets [&hellip...

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Fire, locked doors kill 119 at China poultry plant

June 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Medical staff wait near a poultry processing plant that was engulfed by a fire in northeast China’s Jilin province’s Mishazi township on Monday, June 3, 2013. The massive fire broke out at the poultry plant early Monday, trapping workers inside a...

China gives Costa Rica $900M credit for refinery

June 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

China’s President Xi Jinping, left, stands with Costa Rica’s President Laura Chinchilla before giving a joint press conference at the presidential house in San Jose, Costa Rica, Monday, June 3, 2013. After Costa Rica, Xi has planned stops in...

APNewsBreak: Mogul to pay $2.5M in settlement

June 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Feb. 11, 2012 file photo, Sean Parker, left, and Alexandra Lenas arrive at the Pre-GRAMMY Gala & Salute to Industry Icons with Clive Davis honoring Richard Branson in Beverly Hills, Calif. Facebook billionaire Sean Parker’s lavish, $10-million...

Scott Weiland sues over Stone Temple Pilots ouster

June 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This Nov. 4, 2011 file photo originally released by Sony PlayStation shows Scott Weiland performing with Stone Temple Pilots during the Gran Turismo Awards in Las Vegas. Weiland countersued his former band mates on Friday, May 31, 2013, claiming...

US auto sales roar back in May, led by pickups

June 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

This Feb. 14, 2013 photo taken with a fisheye lens shows the Nissan logo on the grill of a 2013 Nissan truck on display at the 2013 Pittsburgh Auto Show in Pittsburgh. Price cuts at Nissan and strong demand for pickup trucks helped U.S. auto sales rebound in...

Obama orders new economic sanctions on Iran

June 3, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Apil 19, 2013, file photo, Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad greets Venezuelans upon his arrival to the National Assembly for President-elect Nicolas Maduro’s inaugural ceremony in Caracas, Venezuela. Turning the screw on...

Jennifer Lopez goes off-camera for new TV drama

June 3, 2013 • Business, EntertainmentComments (0)

This undated image released by ABC Family shows, from row from left, Maia Mitchell, executive producer Jennifer Lopez, Cierra Ramirez, from back left, David Lambert and Jake T. Austin from “The Fosters,” premiering June 3 on ABC Family. (AP...

Put Your Money to Work Growing Your Local Economy

June 3, 2013 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

When you choose to bank with your local credit union, you keep your money in the community where it will be reinvested on behalf of yourself, your friends, family and neighbours. Roswell Community Federal Credit Union and their branch in Ruidoso, offers an...

House panel: Report finds $50M for IRS conferences

June 2, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Nov. 9, 2011, file photo then-Controller Danny Werfel of OMB Office of Federal Financial Management watches as President Barack Obama (not shown) signs an Executive Order to cut waste and promote efficient spending across the federal...