posted: 07/22/2014 2:21 a.m.
Rising sales helped improve hiring and wages at U.S. businesses in the second quarter, and companies are optimistic that the trends will continue this fall, according to a survey by the National Association for Business Economics.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:19 a.m.
Helping to quench a growing thirst for American craft beer overseas, some of the United States' largest craft breweries are setting up shop in Europe, challenging the very beers that inspired them on their home turfs.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:17 a.m.
The Air Force is examining several anomalies that occurred during three Space Exploration Technologies Corp. rocket launches as part of its review of billionaire Elon Musk's quest to begin launching military satellites.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:16 a.m.
American International Group Inc. Chairman Steve Miller said Monday that lawmakers should bring U.S. corporate tax rates in line with other nations' to halt firms from switching their legal address to cut obligations.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:15 a.m.
John Rogers, a North Little Rock-based collector and trader of sports memorabilia, has been sued in Pulaski County Circuit Court over failure to meet a payment in a $1.35 million acquisition of historical baseball photographs.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:15 a.m.
The sale of a portion of Murphy Oil Corp.'s oil and gas assets in Malaysia would extend the reserve life of the company's resources, industry analysts said Monday.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:11 a.m.
McDonald's and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare Monday after a Shanghai television station reported a supplier sold them expired beef and chicken.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:09 a.m.
The stock market started the week with a slight loss on Monday as investors weighed a mixed batch of corporate earnings against mounting political turmoil.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:08 a.m.
3 at UA to lead at animal-science group Three academics at the Dale Bumpers College of Agriculture, Food and Life Sciences at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville have been appointed to positions with the American Society of Animal Science.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:06 a.m.
5 cities in state rise on business measure Five cities' value on the Arkansas Tech Business Index increased in April, the university's College of Business said Monday.
posted: 07/21/2014 2:29 a.m.
At least once a day, Roxane Ledan chatted with her daughter at college in Canada using free call- and video-conferencing applications on her cellphone. Three weeks ago, the connection went dead.
posted: 07/21/2014 2:28 a.m.
TOKYO -- Rocket science long dismissed as too impractical and expensive for everyday cars is getting a push into the mainstream by Toyota, the world's top-selling automaker.
posted: 07/21/2014 2:27 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- A group that urges states to adopt similar laws is pushing for new rules to allow families to gain easier access to a deceased loved one's emails, Web albums and other online accounts
posted: 07/21/2014 2:26 a.m.
SPOKANE, Wash. -- The solar panels that Idaho inventor Scott Brusaw has built aren't meant for rooftops. They are meant for roads, driveways, parking lots, bike trails and, eventually, highways.
posted: 07/21/2014 2:25 a.m.
Last week, I wrote about one of the cameras I took on my brief vacation to the lake, the Nikon Coolpix AW120. This week, I'm going to tell you about my other photography companion, the Nikon 1 AW1.