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Costas recalls Israel athletes killed at '72 Games

July 29, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Israel’s Shahar Zubari carries the flag during the Opening Ceremony at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Friday, July 27, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) NEW YORK (AP) — NBC’s Bob Costas noted a controversy over honoring Israeli athletes killed at the Olympics 40 years ago during his coverage of the opening ceremony but stopped short [&hellip...

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Amazon CEO gives $2.5M for Wash. gay marriage law

July 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In a Monday, May 7, 2012 file photo, Amazon founder, president and CEO Jeff Bezos and wife Mackenzie Bezos arrive at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute gala benefit, celebrating Elsa Schiaparelli and Miuccia Prada, in New York....

Critics say new Argentine banknote too small

July 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

A man displays pictures Argentina’s late former first lady Maria Eva Duarte de Peron, better known as “Evita,” as he stands by her tomb in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, July 26, 2012. Argentines commemorate the 60th anniversary of the...

House to vote on drought relief, farm bill

July 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Drought-damaged corn stalk is seen near Brownville, Neb., Thursday, July 26, 2012. The widest drought to grip the United States in decades is getting worse with no signs of abating. The drought covering two-thirds of the continental U.S. had been considered...

Facebook's stock sinks, so who should buy it?

July 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this May 16, 2012 file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. Facebook’s stock hit a new low Friday, July 27, 2012, after it reported second-quarter results that disappointed investors. The stock fell $3.90, or...

Unemployment could stay high as US economy slows

July 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Tuesday, May 1, 2012, file photo, worker Maria Contrero, of Boston, removes an elite running shoe from a sole press during the assembly process at the New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc. factory in Boston. A U.S. economy that plodded along in...

Dow blows past 13,000 on hope for action in Europe

July 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Thursday, July 26, 2012. The Dow Jones industrial average on Thursday jumped 212 points following big gains in European markets. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) NEW YORK (AP) — Faced with Facebook, Starbucks...

Debbie’s Dealz offers designer inspired purses and wallets plus jewelry and much, much more

July 27, 2012 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

One of many western necklaces that they sell at Debbie’s Dealz. Please call 627-5423 or 910-1536 for more information. Debbie’s Dealz is located at 320 North Main Street in downtown Roswell. Debbie’s Dealz, located at 320 North Main, sells a large...

Starbucks cuts outlook as world economy struggles

July 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

In this Thursday, July 12, 2012, photo, Starbucks patrons use laptop computers at a shop in Cambridge, Mass. Starbucks Corp. reports quarterly financial results after the market closes on Thursday, July 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) NEW YORK (AP) —...

Galaxy phones drive Samsung to record profit again

July 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this July 7, 2010 file picture a man walks past near the logos of the Samsung Electronics at its show room in Seoul, South Korea. A Duesseldorf, Germany, court has issued a split decision in a patent dispute between rivals Apple and Samsung...