posted: 03/31/2015 2:26 a.m.
Arkansas row crop farmers are likely to add grain sorghum acreage this spring as they try to deal with harvest-time price shifts for other commodities including corn, cotton and soybeans.
posted: 03/31/2015 2:19 a.m.
NEW YORK -- President Barack Obama's administration is backing a proposed rule that would force stockbrokers to look out for the best interests of their clients, rather than pushing risky and costly investments in a rush for big commissions.
posted: 03/31/2015 2:18 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- Two companies in a $1.4 billion Asia investment fund managed by New York banking firm Morgan Stanley unexpectedly told securities regulators they will not file their financial statements on time and froze trading in their stocks.
posted: 03/31/2015 2:15 a.m.
BATON ROUGE, La. -- Going into what is supposed to be the biggest sales week of the crawfish season, processor Dexter Guillory says he is worried.
posted: 03/31/2015 2:14 a.m.
Encouraging U.S. economic data and a batch of corporate deals put investors in a buying mood Monday, sending stocks sharply higher.
posted: 03/31/2015 2:12 a.m.
MEXICO CITY -- Export-oriented commercial farms in Mexico's Baja California state say they have offered farm workers a 15 percent wage increase to end a 2-week-old strike.
posted: 03/31/2015 2:11 a.m.
Volvo plans U.S. factory to build sales
posted: 03/31/2015 2:10 a.m.
Tyson to close plant but add Georgia jobs
updated: 03/30/2015 10:45 p.m.
WASHINGTON -- U.S. consumers spent just slightly more in February even though their income rose by a healthy amount. Economists hope the bigger paychecks improve spending in the coming months.
posted: 03/30/2015 12:58 p.m.
Windstream said Monday that Mark Wallace has been named chief financial officer at its planned real estate investment trust spinoff known as Communications Sales & Leasing Inc, or CS&L.
posted: 03/30/2015 2:09 a.m.
Netflix, Amazon and Hulu have suddenly found themselves playing a new role: the establishment.
posted: 03/30/2015 2:08 a.m.
A homegrown company with more than 45 years of experience working with lasers is showing off a new laser-illuminated projector today that could replace the expensive bulbs most movie theaters use.
posted: 03/30/2015 2:07 a.m.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google has lured away Morgan Stanley's chief financial officer, Ruth Porat, to be its CFO at a time when the Internet search leader and its Silicon Valley peers are under fire for hiring and promoting too few women.
posted: 03/30/2015 2:06 a.m.
Summer vacation plans are likely in the works, with the end of school rapidly approaching. Security of the home often is an issue for potential vacationers.
posted: 03/30/2015 2:05 a.m.
Most people use a simple English word as their password, like "potato." But real words are easy for hackers to crack -- once the first couple of letters are found, the hacker's computer can immediately fill in all the words that start with those letters. Here's a better way: