posted: 07/28/2015 5:16 a.m.
Senators overruled heated conservative opposition Monday and added a measure reviving the federal Export-Import Bank to highway legislation. Earlier in the day, a House Republican had declared the transportation bill dead on arrival.
posted: 07/28/2015 5:08 a.m.
In their most aggressive crackdown yet on auto safety, federal regulators levied a record penalty of $105 million against Fiat Chrysler Automobiles for failing to complete 23 safety recalls covering more than 11 million vehicles.
posted: 07/28/2015 5:06 a.m.
Greece's leftist government came under further pressure Monday after the release of a recording in which the former finance minister described a secret plan to leave the euro.
posted: 07/28/2015 3:36 a.m.
US Bank is the trustee for an unidentified owner that holds trust preferred securities in Acme Holding Co., parent company of Allied Bank of Mulberry. An article in Sunday's editions incorrectly identified the federal government as the owner of the trust preferred securities.
posted: 07/28/2015 2:53 a.m.
A settlement is expected to be completed within a month between the federal government, One Bank and Trust Co. of Little Rock and others, the bank said Monday.
posted: 07/28/2015 2:52 a.m.
China's summer stock market roller coaster continued Monday as the Shanghai composite index dropped 8.5 percent, its biggest single-day fall since 2007, casting doubts on stabilization moves from Chinese authorities.
posted: 07/28/2015 2:50 a.m.
The Israeli drugmaker Teva Pharmaceuticals said Monday that it had agreed to acquire the generic drug division of Allergan for $40.5 billion in cash and stock.
posted: 07/28/2015 2:49 a.m.
Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods posted a sizable gain in June, but the advance was fueled by higher demand for commercial aircraft. Outside of this volatile category, another category, which represents business investment, rose by a far more modest amount.
posted: 07/28/2015 2:48 a.m.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday introduced a plan to redesign and rebuild LaGuardia Airport, replacing the cramped, outdated hub with a unified terminal that will have more than double the space.
posted: 07/28/2015 2:46 a.m.
Fort Smith-based Zero Mountain Inc. has acquired property for $4 million and will expand its facility, increasing the company's cold storage capacity to more than half a million square feet.
posted: 07/28/2015 2:18 a.m.
OppenheimerFunds Inc., which owns more Puerto Rican bonds than any other mutual-fund company, will be among the hardest hit if the island lapses into a default on some of its $72 billion of debt.
posted: 07/28/2015 2:17 a.m.
Stocks fell broadly around the globe Monday, a reaction to a steep drop in the Chinese market overnight.
posted: 07/28/2015 2:16 a.m.
Burger King can crow about the return of its Chicken Fries. Parent company Restaurant Brands International Inc. said Monday sales rose 7.9 percent at Burger King locations in the U.S. and Canada during the second quarter.
posted: 07/28/2015 2:15 a.m.
The dollar retreated Monday after its longest weekly rally of 2015 as a sell-off in stocks and commodities fueled concern global growth will sag as the U.S. considers raising interest rates.
posted: 07/28/2015 2:14 a.m.
French farmers angry over low prices turned back hundreds of trucks at the German border Monday, looking for cargoes of foreign meat and milk products.