posted: 03/23/2017 11:19 a.m.
WASHINGTON — The nominee for agriculture secretary, Sonny Perdue, on Thursday sought to reassure farm-state senators fearful about the impact of President Donald Trump's proposed deep cuts to farm programs, promising to work with Democrats to create jobs in the struggling industry.
posted: 03/23/2017 4:30 a.m.
Sherry McGuire doesn't shop at Sears as much as she used to, but the Siloam Springs resident said she still couldn't imagine a day the department store chain would close its doors.
posted: 03/23/2017 2:09 a.m.
Americans retreated from buying previously owned homes in February, a pullback after sales in January had surged to the fastest pace in a decade. But over the past 12 months, sales are up solidly.
posted: 03/23/2017 2:07 a.m.
An Australian couple with more than a decade spent in Alaska has bought more than two dozen radio stations in three states, marking the first time federal regulators have allowed full foreign ownership of U.S. radio stations.
posted: 03/23/2017 2:06 a.m.
American Apparel bit the dust. So did Nasty Gal. BCBG Max Azria filed for bankruptcy, along with teen retailer Wet Seal.
posted: 03/23/2017 2:04 a.m.
A few hours after the New York market close on Feb. 1, Chicago artist Antonio Lee told the world he had become the world's richest man.
posted: 03/23/2017 2:04 a.m.
American Airlines Group Inc. is in advanced talks over a deal in which the carrier would acquire a stake in China Southern Airlines Co., according to people familiar with the matter.
updated: 03/23/2017 2:03 a.m.
After a shaky start, U.S. stocks finished mostly higher Wednesday as shares of technology and industrial companies rose. Banks fell with interest rates as the market came off its biggest loss in five months.
updated: 03/23/2017 2:01 a.m.
UA to hold camp on retail supply chain
posted: 03/22/2017 8:50 a.m.
NEW YORK — Sears, once the monolith of American retail, says that there is "substantial doubt" that it will be able to keep its doors open.
posted: 03/22/2017 2:11 a.m.
The company owned by President Donald Trump is developing a chain of new hotels with plans to open in cities large and small across the country.
posted: 03/22/2017 2:07 a.m.
U.S. stocks took their biggest loss in five months Tuesday as a health care bill backed by President Donald Trump ran into trouble in Congress, which raised some questions about his agenda of faster economic growth spurred on by lower taxes and cuts in regulations.
posted: 03/22/2017 2:05 a.m.
Income and revenue rose during the peak of the Christmas season at FedEx Corp., but higher fuel costs helped keep profit below Wall Street's forecast.
posted: 03/22/2017 2:04 a.m.
An American business group appealed to China on Tuesday to ease import restrictions on agricultural goods including genetically modified seeds and other biotechnology, highlighting complaints that China blocks market access despite its vocal support for free trade.
posted: 03/22/2017 2:03 a.m.
In the 19th century, the customs house in the Costa Rican capital brimmed with the imported wares that first helped the tiny Spanish-speaking nation become part of the world economy.