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Geithner urges China to keep up financial reforms

April 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

A protester is removed from an appearance by Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco, Thursday, April 26, 2012. Geithner is in San Francisco to talk about the Obama Administration’s economic achievements both in the United States and abroad. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Treasury Secretary...

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Wind shift delays efforts to plug blown Wyo. well

April 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

This image provided by the Glenrock Bird shows an out-of-control oil well spewing natural gas a few miles northeast of Douglas in east-central Wyoming on Wednesday April 25, 2012. A blowout occurred at the well Tuesday afternoon. More than 60 people living...

Kan. legislative negotiators agree on tax cuts

April 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Richard Cram, center, policy and research director for the Kansas Department of Revenue, confers with Steve Stotts, left, the department’s taxation director, and Gordon Self, right, an attorney on the Legislature’s bill-drafting staff, during...

Insurance co. balks at claims in fatal Conn. fire

April 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Dec. 25, 2011, file photo, firefighters investigate a house in Stamford, Conn., where an early morning fire left five people dead. An insurance company argued in a lawsuit filed April 24, 2012, in New York it should not have to pay claims...

Chrysler posts best quarterly profit in 13 years

April 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – The Chrysler name and emblem hangs on the side of the building at a Larry H. Miller dealership, in this Feb. 11, 2006 file photo taken in Sandy, Utah. The Auburn Hills, Mich., company made a net profit of $473 million, its best quarter in 13...

House OKs cybersecurity bill despite veto threat

April 27, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio speaks during his weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) WASHINGTON (AP) — The House ignored Obama administration objections Thursday and approved...

Roswell Community Federal Credit Union wants to be your primary financial institution

April 26, 2012 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

Roswell Community Federal Credit Union is conveniently located at 2514 N. Main St. If you live or work in CHAVES, EDDY, LINCOLN, ROOSEVELT or De BACA counties you are eligible to bank at Roswell CU, offering all the services of the ‘big’ banks,...

SKorea retailers halt US beef sales over mad cow

April 26, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

A South Korean store employee sets out packs of domestic beef on the shelves at a Lotte Mart store in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 25, 2012. Two major South Korean retailers, including Lotte Mart, suspended sales of U.S. beef Wednesday following the...

Parnell removes oil taxes from special session

April 26, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

John Boucher and Karen Rehfeld with the Office of Management and Budget appear before the House Resources Committee and House Special Committee on Energy on Wednesday, April 25, 2012, in Juneau, Alaska. Testimony was on the potential impact of the...

Brazil's Congress approves changes to enviro law

April 26, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Environmentalists hold up protest signs that read in Portuguese “Veto Dilma,” “Mourning for the Forest” and “No to the new forest law” during a session by Chamber of Deputies who are expected to vote on a new forest law in...