MENU

Asian stocks sink on US fiscal cliff fears

November 9, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

A currency trader watches monitors in front of screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), center, and foreign exchange rate, left, at the foreign exchange dealing room of the Korea Exchange Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. South Korea’s Kospi dropped 1.19 percent at 1,914.43. (AP Photo/Ahn...

Read More

Argentines protest in huge anti-government march

November 9, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

Protesters waving an Argentine flag demonstrate during a march against Argentina’s President Cristina Fernandez in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. Angered by rising inflation, violent crime and high-profile corruption, and afraid...

Iran bans ‘luxury’ imports as sanctions bite

November 9, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

Iranian shopkeeper Masoud Hatami works at a home appliance store in Tehran, Iran, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012. Sanctions-hit Iran has banned the import of foreign-made cars, laptops, and other ‘luxury’ goods in the hope of saving billions of dollars in...

Montana considers elk reductions to curb disease

November 9, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

An undated photo shows a bull elk bugling north of Gardiner, Mont. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks biologists have begun capturing and testing elk for brucellosis. (AP Photo/Bozeman Daily Chronicle,Sean Sperry ) BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A broad plan to...

Duke Energy 3Q earnings hurt by mild weather

November 9, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Feb. 14, 2012 photo, a Duke Energy employee works on power lines in Charlotte, N.C. : Duke Energy reported its first quarterly earnings as the nation’s biggest electric utility after completing its acquisition of Progress Energy in late June....

McDonald’s sales drop for first time since 2003

November 9, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE- In this Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, file photo, Carlos Gonzalez and Elsa Guzman eat breakfast at a McDonald’s restaurant, in New York. The world’s biggest hamburger chain said Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, that a key sales figure fell for the first...

What financial reports reveal about movie studios

November 9, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this March 31, 2012 file photo, a firework display lights up the castle of Sleeping Beauty in Disneyland’s theme park in Marne-la-Vallee, east of Paris. The Walt Disney Co. said Thursday Nov. 8, 2012, that its net income in the latest...

House of Flowers hosting their Annual Holiday Open House on Saturday, November 17

November 8, 2012 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

Holidays are quickly approaching. Let House of Flowers help you with all your gift giving needs. House of Flowers has a new look – “crisp green” paint with black trim and hot pink accents.  A MUST TO SEE!!!! House of Flowers is located at 405 West...

Insurance broker charged with defrauding Tom Hanks

November 8, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this April, 3 ,2012 file photo actor Tom Hanks attends the Revlon Concert for the Rainforest Fund dinner in New York. A Southern California insurance broker was arrested Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, on allegations he overcharged Hanks, musician...

With win, Calif governor takes next step in pledge

November 8, 2012 • BusinessComments (0)

Gov. Jerry Brown discusses the passage of his tax initiative, Proposition 30 in Tuesday’s election during a Capitol news conference in Sacramento, Calif., Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012. Brown called the voter approved measure, that will place a temporary...