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Starbucks opening Evolution Fresh juice store

March 20, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – This Jan. 3, 2012 file photo shows the Starbucks Coffee logo in Mountain View, Calif. Starbucks Corp. is pushing beyond coffee with the opening of its first Evolution Fresh Inc. juice store, the company said Monday, March 19, 2012. ( AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File) SEATTLE (AP) — Starbucks Corp. is pushing beyond coffee [&hellip...

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Panel says problem schools hurt nation's security

March 20, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

FILE – In this Nov. 9, 2010 file photo, outgoing New York City Public Schools Chancellor Joel Klein listens during a news conference at City Hall in New York. The US economic prosperity, global position and physical safety is at risk if America’s...

Lawyers step to plate in NYC Madoff-Mets contest

March 18, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

NEW YORK (AP) — The trustee recovering money for investors swindled by Bernard Madoff may need a perfect pitch to a jury Monday to force the owners of the New York Mets baseball team to pay up to $303 million to repay victims cheated of billions of dollars...

Crowds create Wikipedia-style maps of the world

March 18, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

In this March 15, 2012 photo, Ben Gleitzman waves his hand over a traffic and navigation app called Waze on his Apple iPhone in a Menlo Park, Calif., parking lot during a demonstration showing traffic conditions on the display. Thousands of enthusiasts...

'21 Jump Street' leaps to No. 1 with $35M debut

March 18, 2012 • Business, EntertainmentComments Off

In this film image released by Columbia Pictures, from left, Ice Cube, Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum are shown in a scene from “21 Jump Street.” (AP Photo/Columbia Pictures – Sony, Scott Garfield) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Audiences headed back...

Crossroads Granite offers highest quality workmanship and satisfaction

March 16, 2012 • Local Business ReviewComments Off

Kitchen counter with full backsplash installed by Crossroads Granite. For granite or quartz work anywhere in the Pecos Valley, call Crossroads Granite at 575-746-2503.   Dale Bristow opened Crossroads Granite, LLC in May, 2008 when he returned to Artesia...

Apple fans buy iPad on 1st day, some wait hours

March 16, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

Japanese Ryota Musha, 41, right, and Hisanori Kogure, 31, show off new iPad tablet computers they purchased, in Tokyo Friday, March 16, 2012. Sales of the third version of Apple’s iPad began Friday morning in Japan. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)...

US factory output rose modestly in February

March 16, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

This Feb. 19, 2012 photo, shows a line 2012 Camaros at a Chevrolet dealership in the south Denver suburb of Englewood, Colo. U.S. factories stepped up production in February for the third straight month, helping the economy recover and driving the best job...

US stocks are mixed in early trading

March 16, 2012 • Business, National NewsComments Off

In this March 15, 2012 photo, trader Kenneth Polcari works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. European stocks eked out some modest gains Friday, March 16, ahead of another round of U.S. economic data, that should shed some further light on whether...

Stocks slip on Wall Street, a day after huge surge

March 14, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

In this March 13, 2012 photo, trader John Bishop works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Markets were buoyant Wednesday, March 14, 2012, a day after a fairly rosy assessment of the U.S. economy from the Federal Reserve boosted confidence about the...