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App reviews: Jetpack Joyride, Mindly

App reviews: Jetpack Joyride, Mindly

Have a blast; put ideas in orbit.

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Why you should care about Argentina's debt crisis

Why you should care about Argentina's debt crisis

Default clock strikes on Wednesday. Some think there's money to be made.

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EU hits Russian intelligence chiefs with sanctions

EU hits Russian intelligence chiefs with sanctions

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union on Friday extended its Ukraine-related sanctions to target top Russian intelligence officials and leaders o…

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Robot vs. human: Can you tell the difference?

Robot vs. human: Can you tell the difference?

Can you guess which blurbs were written by humans, which by robot?

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Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chain

Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chain

WEST BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (AP) — It's been called a David vs. Goliath story, a "Tale of Two Arthurs" and even the "ultimate Greek tragedy," but …

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Shareholders approve Safeway’s $9.2 billion sale to Albertsons

Shareholders approve Safeway’s $9.2 billion sale to Albertsons

Safeway says it doesn't expect any stores to close as a result.

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Oil rises just above $102 a barrel

The price of oil traded around $102 a barrel on Friday, nearly unchanged, as worries over supplies and geopolitical tensions eased.

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Cellphone unlocking set to become legal again

NEW YORK (AP) — Congress passed a bill Friday that makes it legal to "unlock" cellphones so the devices can —at least in some instances— be us…

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Fast food workers prepare to escalate wage demands

Fast food workers prepare to escalate wage demands

CHICAGO (AP) — Fast food workers say they're prepared to escalate their campaign for higher wages and union representation, starting with a na…

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Russia: McDonald's food has 'too many calories'

MOSCOW (AP) — Nearly a quarter-century after McDonald's startled and delighted Soviets with their first taste of American fast-food culture, t…

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Worries about US consumers drag stocks lower

Worries about US consumers drag stocks lower

NEW YORK (AP) — Investors got some bad news about the American shopper on Friday, driving down stocks and sending the Dow Jones industrial ave…

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How the Dow Jones industrial average did Friday

Investors got some bad news about the American shopper on Friday, driving down stocks and sending the Dow Jones industrial average to a loss f…

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Global tensions don't dent enthusiasm for stocks

Global tensions don't dent enthusiasm for stocks

A war breaks out between Israel and Hamas. An airliner is shot out of the sky in Ukraine. A Portuguese bank's finances look shaky.

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Visa and Amazon are big market movers

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:

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Disappointing results at Visa, Amazon hurt stocks

Disappointing results at Visa, Amazon hurt stocks

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is ending lower after Visa and Amazon posted disappointing results.

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Gold prices rise amid turmoil in Ukraine

Gold prices settled higher Friday as unrest in Ukraine and the Middle East draws traders into their hiding spots.

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House votes to boost child tax credit for some

House votes to boost child tax credit for some

WASHINGTON (AP) — More families with higher incomes could claim the popular child tax credit under a bill that won approval Friday in the Hous…

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Grain mostly higher, beef and pork higher

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mosly higher Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

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Alternative funds are drawing dollars, questions

NEW YORK (AP) — They're hot, yet many investors have no idea what they do.

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US to evaluate Impala air bag performance

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government's highway safety agency has decided to seek further information from General Motors about air bag failures …

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Business events scheduled for the coming month

FRIDAY, Aug. 1

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Feds probe Dodge Charger alternator complaints

DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government's road safety agency is investigating complaints about engine stalling and alternator failures in Dodge Cha…

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Russian execs fear lasting damage from plane crash

Russian execs fear lasting damage from plane crash

MOSCOW (AP) — Having for months dismissed Western sanctions on Russia as toothless, business leaders here are now afraid that the downing of t…

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Disappointing results at Visa, Amazon dent stocks

Disappointing results at Visa, Amazon dent stocks

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is falling in midday trading after Visa and Amazon posted weaker results than Wall Street expected.

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