NEW YORK (AP) - Small business owners remain fairly pessimistic about how business will fare in the coming months, according to a recent survey.
The National Federation of Independent Business says its May index of owners' optimism was little changed, inching
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 PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Verizon Wireless, the nation's largest cellphone company, is dropping nearly all of its phone plans in favor of pricing schemes that allow consumers to share data usage among up to ten phones and other devices.
By ELENA BECATOROS and NICHOLAS PAPHITISAssociated Press
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greece's bailout conditions are so catastrophic for the country they must be rejected, the radical left-wing party leader who has a strong chance of winning the country's critical election this
AMSTERDAM (AP) - Shares in Dutch navigation device maker TomTom NV have surged on news that the company will supply map data to Apple Inc.
They rose 12 percent to €3.653 ($4.56) in Amsterdam on Tuesday. TomTom said it struck a deal to supply the U.S.
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.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's campaign is launching a new ad against Republican challenger Mitt Romney, building on Obama's attack against his rival's economic record as Massachusetts governor.
The ad picks up where a campaign commercial l
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.