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European Union slaps more sanctions on North Korea

February 18, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A North Korean musical performance is held in Pyongyang with the words “Let’s strike the imperialists mercilessly with the same success we had carrying out the 3rd nuclear test” projected on a screen, on Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder) BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union imposed trade and economic sanctions on North...

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Ohio tax plan hits concerts, sports, even bowling

February 18, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this April 17, 2009 file photo, guests ride on the new Diamondback roller coaster during a VIP preview at Kings Island Amusement Park in Mason, Ohio. Gov. John Kasich’s plan to expand Ohio’s sales tax might take some of the fun out of...

Smaller companies testify on Parnell’s tax plan

February 18, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Bill Armstrong, president of Armstrong Oil and Gas Inc., seated far right, testifies on the governor’s oil tax plan before the House Resources Committee on Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, in Juneau, Alaska. (AP Photo/Becky Bohrer) JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) —...

Coast Guard: Cause of cruise ship fire was a leak

February 18, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE – In this Feb. 14, 2013 file photo the cruise ship Carnival Triumph is towed into Mobile Bay near Dauphin Island, Ala., Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013. A leak in a fuel oil return line caused the engine-room fire that disabled a Carnival cruise ship at...

Transportation deal within grasp, but can it pass

February 18, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

Sen. Walter A. Stosch, R-Henrico, center, chairman of the Senate Finance committee, conducts business during an impromptu meeting of the committee at his desk in the Virginia Senate at the State Capitol in Richmond, Va., Monday, Feb. 18, 2013. (AP...

Pecos Diamond Pecans is a full service custom pecan shelling plant and retail store

February 18, 2013 • Local Business ReviewComments (0)

Pecos Diamond Pecans’ retail store carries a large selection of in-shell pecans; shelled pecan halves; and pecan pieces for baking; flavored pecans, including dark chocolate, milk chocolate, white chocolate, red chile and green chile pecans; candied pecans:...

Overseas slice of ‘Pi’ flips Hollywood formula

February 17, 2013 • Business, EntertainmentComments (0)

This publicity photo released by 20th Century Fox shows Suraj Sharma as Pi Patel taking in the bioluminescent wonders of the sea in a scene from the film, “Life of Pi.” With 11 Academy Awards nominations, second only to “Lincoln” with 12, and...

Utility says pipeline power won’t be done in 2014

February 17, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

From center to right; Bill McKibben, Fiona McRaith, Leah Qusba and Maayan Cohen join a march from the National Mall to the White House in Washington during a rally on calling on President Barack Obama to reject the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada, as...

Maker’s Mark to restore alcohol content of whiskey

February 17, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

FILE- This file still frame image made from video provided by Maker’s Mark Distillery Inc., shows a bottle of Maker’s Mark in an advertisement. After a backlash from customers, the producer of Maker’s Mark bourbon is reversing a decision to...

Runoff called in Cyprus’ presidential election

February 17, 2013 • BusinessComments (0)

A man votes in the Presidential election in southern port city of Limassol, Cyprus, Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013. Cypriots are voting Sunday for a new president who must tackle a financial crisis that has forced the country to seek international rescue money to stay...

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