By MATTHEW CRAFTAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - A report that major central banks would be ready to pump money into the financial system after the Greek elections this weekend gave the stock market a late push higher.
The Reuters report said major central ban
By MATTHEW PENNINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - North Korea's new young leader must transform his impoverished country for the better or face a backlash from its oppressed people, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton warned Thursday.
By ROD McGUIRKAssociated Press
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia has created the world's largest network of marine reserves and will restrict fishing as well as oil and gas exploration in a major step to safeguard the environment and access to food.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A panel of heart experts said Wednesday that the government should expand approval of the first artificial heart valve designed to be implanted without major surgery, despite limited information about some long-term side effects.
The Food and Dru
By The Associated Press
JPMorgan CEO says execs may have pay taken back
WASHINGTON (AP) - JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon told Congress on Wednesday that senior bank executives responsible for a $2 billion trading loss will probably have som
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Target Corp. said Wednesday that its board approved the increase of its quarterly dividend by 6 cents, or 20 percent, to 36 cents.
The Minneapolis-based discount chain will pay the dividend on Sept. 10 to shareholders of record as of Aug.
By KATHY MATHESONAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Move over, Betsy Ross. There's a new generation of flag makers in Philadelphia.
Tucked away in a room at a military supply operation, a dozen seamstresses are responsible for hand-embroidering the U.S.