posted: 01/29/2015 2:14 a.m.
Fender's curvy Stratocasters, Telecasters and Jazz Basses have been must-have features on guitar shop walls for decades.
posted: 01/29/2015 2:13 a.m.
The Federal Reserve's latest take on the U.S. economy got investors in a selling mood Wednesday, as stocks fell sharply for the second straight day.
posted: 01/29/2015 2:10 a.m.
CEO resigning as McDonald's struggles NEW YORK -- McDonald's chief executive Don Thompson is stepping down as the world's biggest hamburger chain fights to hold on to customers and transform its image.
posted: 01/29/2015 2:06 a.m.
Avian flu disrupts California exports A slew of countries have banned poultry exports from California after avian influenza was found in a commercial turkey farm on Saturday.
posted: 01/28/2015 2:28 a.m.
Unemployment in Arkansas fell to 5.7 percent in December -- marking the fourth-straight month of declines, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said Tuesday.
posted: 01/28/2015 2:26 a.m.
Orders for long-lasting manufactured goods dropped sharply in December, as U.S. businesses trimmed spending amid escalating worries about the global economy.
posted: 01/28/2015 2:25 a.m.
In a government building outside Bangkok, along the murky Chao Phraya River, Thailand's ruling junta is preparing to unload a mountain of rice on an already oversupplied world. And there's more on the way.
posted: 01/28/2015 2:24 a.m.
Anticipating infrastructure needs, improving workforce development and creating a succession plan for current regional leadership are among the key elements of a three-year strategic plan unveiled Tuesday by the Northwest Arkansas Council.
posted: 01/28/2015 2:22 a.m.
U.S. stocks slumped Tuesday after some of the market's largest companies reported disappointing earnings, taking investors on a turbulent ride that deepened the losses for the year.
updated: 01/28/2015 2:21 a.m.
New home sales climbed 11.6 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 481,000, the Commerce Department said Tuesday.
posted: 01/28/2015 2:18 a.m.
Companies reporting quarterly earnings Tuesday included: American Airlines Group Inc., a profit of $597 million, or 84 cents a share, from a loss of $2 billion, or $5.38 a share, a year ago. Revenue rose 2.1 percent to $10.16 billion. Shares fell $2.76 to close at $52.69.
posted: 01/28/2015 2:17 a.m.
IPhone sales power 30% boost for Apple SAN FRANCISCO -- The popularity of plus-sized iPhones helped Apple Inc. smash Christmas season sales records.
posted: 01/28/2015 2:15 a.m.
Tyson set to expand, hire 500 in Georgia Tyson Foods will invest $110 million in its Vienna, Ga., plant and hire an additional 500 workers.
posted: 01/28/2015 1 a.m.
A Fayetteville inn and event center will continue operations despite a recent bankruptcy court filing, its owner said.
posted: 01/28/2015 1 a.m.
NextEra Energy Inc.'s Florida Power & Light Co. is planning to build three solar plants to triple its photovoltaic capacity by the end of 2016.