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Delta recovering after global outage delays, cancels flights

Published Aug. 9 2016
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At least half of all Delta Air Lines flights Monday were delayed or canceled after a power outage knocked out...

US stock indexes close slightly lower; oil rises

Published Aug. 9 2016
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A mostly listless day of trading left U.S. stock indexes little changed Monday, hovering just below the record highs they...

Wal-Mart buying online retailer Jet.com

Published Aug. 9 2016
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Wal-Mart is buying fast-growing online retailer Jet.com for $3 billion in cash plus $300 million in stock, scooping up a...

Empire, Liberty file papers with Missouri regulators

Published Aug. 7 2016
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The proposed $2.4-billion merger of a Joplin-based utility with another utility may have moved a step forward.

Newfoundland death triggers air bag probes in US, Canada

Published Aug. 5 2016
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Auto safety regulators in two countries are investigating another deadly air bag problem that could affect up to 8...

Midwest economic survey points downward again

Published Aug. 2 2016
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Figures from a monthly survey of supply managers in nine Midwest and Plains states suggest slow or little economic growth...

Midwest economic survey points downward again

Published Aug. 2 2016
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Figures from a monthly survey of supply managers in nine Midwest and Plains states suggest slow or little economic growth...

Survey: US factories expanded for 5th straight month in July

Published Aug. 2 2016
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American factories expanded for a fifth straight month in July, another sign U.S. manufacturers are recovering from damage caused by...

US markets slip as oil prices punish energy stocks

Published Aug. 2 2016
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U.S. stocks wobbled and finished mostly lower Monday as the price of oil continued to nosedive thanks to the strong...

Watchdog: IMF response to European crisis 'uneven'

Published Jul. 28 2016
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The International Monetary Fund was unprepared for the debt crisis that hit Europe and was slow to press for debt...

Stocks post slight gains as investors work through earnings

Published Jul. 28 2016
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Stocks had another day of meager gains on Thursday as investors worked through a new batch of mixed company earnings,...

US homeownership rate matches 51-year low

Published Jul. 28 2016
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The proportion of U.S. households that own homes has matched its lowest level in 51 years — evidence rising property...

US stocks edge mostly lower despite a big gain for Apple

Published Jul. 28 2016
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Stocks ended Wednesday's trading slightly lower as shares of energy companies and consumer goods makers outweighed gains in technology companies...

Fed's upbeat tone suggests rate hike on way

Published Jul. 28 2016
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The Federal Reserve said Wednesday near-term risks to the U.S. economy have diminished, reviving the prospect it will resume raising...

Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8 billion

Published Jul. 26 2016
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Seeking a wider digital audience, Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion in a deal that marks the end of...

Stocks pull back after 4 weeks of gains

Published Jul. 26 2016
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Stocks fell moderately on Monday as investors took a break after four weeks of gains that brought the market to...

Tips for hiring a pet sitter or kennel

Published Jul. 24 2016
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When you go on vacation, does your pet go along for the ride? Or do you need to hire a...

Solar projects can't save the forest for the trees?

Published Jul. 24 2016
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Solar energy ordinarily wins praise from groups that want to cut greenhouse gases, but a proposed solar project at a...

18 states see significant job gains, but unemployment rises

Published Jul. 23 2016
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Unemployment rates ticked up noticeably in six states in June, even as employers continued to add jobs and the hiring...

Dealers say Volkswagen has emissions-cheating fixes ready

Published Jul. 23 2016
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Volkswagen's plan to fix most of its 2-liter diesel engines that cheat on emissions tests includes a computer software update,...

Another creep higher sends S&P 500 to record high, again

Published Jul. 23 2016
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Another day, another lazy drift higher for stocks and another record high.

GM recalls about 308K cars; air bags may not work in crash

Published Jul. 21 2016
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General Motors is recalling nearly 308,000 older Chevrolet Impala sedans in the U.S. and Canada because the air bags might...

Stocks pull back, end record-setting win streak

Published Jul. 21 2016
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Stocks fell Thursday after a mixed set of earnings reports put at least a temporary halt to the market's record-setting...