MENU

Tenn. House OKs expansion of business cash grants

March 29, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Rep. Tim Wirgau sits at his desk in the House chamber in Nashville, Tenn., on Wednesday, March 28, 2012, after the chamber passed his bill to expand the state’s cash grant program for economic development. (AP Photo/Erik Schelzig) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — House Republicans insist their vote Wednesday for a plan to expand a state [&hellip...

Read More

Court appears split by ideology over health care

March 29, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Supporters of health care reform rally in front of the Supreme Court in Washington, Wednesday, March 28, 2012, on the final day of arguments regarding the health care law signed by President Barack Obama. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) WASHINGTON (AP) —...

Cyclists warned to steer clear of ND's oil patch

March 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

In this March 23, 2012, photo semi-trucks drive north on Highway 85 south of Williston, N.D. Touring bicyclists wanting to retrace the path of explorers Lewis and Clark or pedal through the northern tier of the U.S. are being warned to steer clear of...

Summary Box: Spain likes its vision of 'Sin City'

March 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

In this Tuesday March 20, 2012 photo a man walks through one of the possible sites for the EuroVegas project, on the outskirts of Madrid. Madrid and Barcelona are both vying to woo Adelson and the $22 billion he wants to invest to erect...

Feds: Calif. nuke plant to remain shut for probe

March 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – This file photo taken June 30, 2011, shows beach-goers walking on the sand near the San Onofre nuclear power plant in San Clemente, Calif. Federal regulators are sending a special team to investigate the San Onofre nuclear power plant after tubes...

Small group begins push to finish Va budget

March 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Del. T. Scott Garrett, R-Lynchburg, left, a doctor, checks out a thumb injury on Del. S. Chris Jones, R-Suffolk, center, as Del. L. Scott Lingamfelter, R-Prince William, right, looks on during the floor session of the Virginia House of Delegates at the State...

US consumers hold onto rosy outlook in March

March 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

A driver delivers gas to Costco on Tuesday, March 27, 2012, in Portland, Ore. Americans are holding onto a rosier view of the U.S. economy as they focus on the good in a flood of mixed economic news. Gas prices have risen almost every day this month, yet the...

Detroit seeks answers to long-term debt problems

March 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Detroit Chief of Staff and Deputy Mayor Kirk Lewis is interviewed in his office in Detroit, Tuesday, March 27, 2012. With a consent agreement pending and payless paydays looming, Detroit appears to be scrambling toward an agreement with state officials that...

Summary Box: Harry Potter tales on sale as e-books

March 28, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE This Thursday, Oct. 18, 2007 file photo shows author J. K. Rowling signing a copy of her book “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” in New Orleans. At last, Harry Potter’s adventures are available electronically. The seven novels about...

Broadmoor Center presents The Medicine Shop & Western Finance

March 27, 2012 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

The friendly staff at The Medicine Shop (top picture) includes (front row, left to right) Rosanna Linares, CPT (Certified Pharmacy Technician); June Kreutzberg, PT (Pharmacy Techinican); Tanya Santana, Support Personnel; and Naomi Perez, Support Personnel....