By TOM KRISHERAP Auto Writer
DETROIT (AP) - General Motors is making progress in restructuring its money-losing European operations and holding constructive talks with German labor unions, CEO Dan Akerson told shareholders on Tuesday.
GM's European unit has
By PALLAVI GOGOIAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks staged one of their strongest rallies of the year Tuesday, erasing a big decline from the day before, after a Federal Reserve official said he supported more measures to stimulate the economy.
The Dow Jon
By CURT ANDERSONAP Legal Affairs Writer
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Matthew Bent never poured flammable rubbing alcohol on a middle-school classmate, and he didn't flick the lighter that set the teenager ablaze. No one disputes those facts.
By SARAH DiLORENZOAP Business Writer
BRUSSELS (AP) - World markets rose cautiously Tuesday amid uncertainty over whether Europe's plan to rescue Spain's ailing banks would be enough to prevent the continent's debt crisis from infecting other economies, like Italy.
By ALAN CLENDENNINGAP Business Writer
MADRID (AP) - Investors continue to find more questions than answers in Spain's decision to seek help for its ailing bank sector and tap a €100 billion ($125 billion) euro area bailout fund.
The country's borrowing c
By ALEX KENNEDYAssociated Press
SINGAPORE (AP) - After supplying European customers for more than 40 years with neon bright ornamental fish, Shirley Lim is now looking elsewhere for sales.
Lim, whose business in Singapore and Malaysia grows aquatic plants and br