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Caesars bankruptcy venue decision near

January 24, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

In this Monday, Jan. 12, 2015 photo, a man takes pictures of Caesars Palace hotel and casino, in Las Vegas. The company said Friday, Jan. 9, it has a majority of the holders of its debt on board with a pre-planned bankruptcy agreement that would reorganize Caesars Entertainment Operating Corp. into two separate companies, one [&hellip...

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Asian stock markets boosted by ECB stimulus plan

January 23, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – This Oct. 2, 2014 file photo shows a Wall Street sign adjacent to the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. U.S. and European stocks are marching higher and the euro is falling Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, after Europe’s central bank offered an...

Thai attorney general’s office to indict ex-PM Yingluck

January 23, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Thailand’s former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, center, leaves parliament in Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. Thailand’s military-appointed legislature is set to vote on impeachment against Yingluck over a government’s rice...

Hyundai Motor reports earnings drop, forecasts weak sales

January 23, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

The logo of Hyundai Motor Co is seen on a car displayed at the South Korean automaker’s showroom in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015. Hyundai Motor Co. suffered a drop in quarterly earnings and is forecasting weak sales growth this year.(AP...

Montana city gets OK to drink water after oil spill in river

January 23, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Water fountains at Glendive, Mont., schools are off limits after a Bridger Pipeline broke under the Yellowstone River, Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. Workers recovered about 10,000 gallons of oil from a ruptured pipeline that spilled crude into Yellowstone River...

No-tip restaurant offers food for thought on pay, benefits

January 23, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Patrons eat near the lunch hour Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014, at Girard a “No-Tip” restaurant in Philadelphia. The new restaurant in Philadelphia offers French-inspired cuisine and food for thought: Customers are told they don’t have to tip. That’s because...

Euro plunges, but European brands are not on sale in US

January 23, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Nov. 28, 2014 file photo, a shopper buys Chanel perfume at a Bloomingdale’s store at the Glendale Galleria shopping mall in Glendale, Calif. Americans hoping to save on European goods thanks to a falling euro shouldn’t celebrate...

First major retailer to reopen after Hawaii lava scare

January 23, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

This Jan. 21, 2015 photo released by the U.S. Geological Survey shows burned vegetation surrounding lava flow near the town of Pahoa on the Big Island of Hawaii. A drugstore plans to reopen next week in the small Hawaii town that’s being threatened by a...

‘Bond King’ Gross puts $700 million into fund he runs

January 23, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Aug. 17, 2010 file photo, William H. Gross, founder of PIMCO, appears at the Conference on the Future of Housing Finance, at the Treasury Department in Washington. Gross has poured $700 million into the Janus Global Unconstrained Bond...

Activists turn out in Olympia as lawmakers weigh medical pot

January 23, 2015 • BusinessComments (0)

Candice Bock, right, of the Association of Washington Cities, waits with Seattle’s Scott Pusquellec, center, and John Schocet for their turn to testify at a state senate hearing on the Cannabis Patient Protection Act Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, in Olympia,...