WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy slowed more sharply in the final three months of the year than initial estimates, reflecting weaker business stockpiling and a bigger trade deficit.
Signed contracts to buy US homes climb in January to highest level in nearly 18 months.
WASHINGTON — Harsh winter weather left U.S. consumers feeling a bit less confident this month, the University of Michigan says. But confidence levels still remain at the highest level in eight years.
Wellington Webb, Denver's former mayor, served as the guest speaker Thursday during the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce's annual dinner.
NEW YORK — Sears recorded its fourth straight year of falling profit and revenue, even as cost cutting and store closures helped narrow its loss for the fourth quarter.
WASHINGTON — Internet service providers now must act in the “public interest” when providing a mobile connection to your home or phone, under rules approved Thursday.
ATLANTA - The curvy Coca-Cola bottle is celebrating its 100th birthday, and an art museum is exploring the origins and influence of a bottle design that's so recognizable, you'd know the brand if you held it in the dark.
Local chef Edward Mendoza has opened his second area restaurant, Cucina 503, at 502 Furys Ferry Road in Martinez.
DETROIT — The auto industry, fed up with slow progress toward finding out why some air bags explode with too much force, has hired a Virginia rocket science company to investigate the matter.
COLUMBIA - A Johnson & Johnson subsidiary should pay South Carolina $136 million over deceptive drug marketing of an anti-psychotic drug, the state's highest court ruled this week.