Industries

Ford ousts top exec over 'inappropriate behavior'

Feb 21, 2018

Ford has ousted one of its top executives over allegations of inappropriate behavior

House panel seeks info on EPA chief's first-class flights

Feb 21, 2018

A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt

The Latest: House seeks records of EPA chief's travel

Feb 21, 2018

A Republican-led congressional committee is demanding records related to premium-class flights taken by Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt

Prosecutors charge health company in Milwaukee jail death

Feb 21, 2018

Prosecutors say the company that cares for inmates at the Milwaukee County jail face criminal because employees lied about checking on a man who died of dehydration after water to his cell was shut off

Spike in bond yields upends US stock market rally

Feb 21, 2018

U.S. stocks closed broadly lower Wednesday after an early gain faded as investors reacted to a late-afternoon surge in bond yields

Winning bid tossed in Pennsylvania casino license auction

Feb 21, 2018

Pennsylvania gambling regulators are invalidating an auction for the rights to a mini-casino after Las Vegas Sands Corp. submitted the highest bid

Advance Auto Parts and Alphabet rise; Devon Energy drops

Feb 21, 2018

Advance Auto Parts and Alphabet climb while Devon Energy and Tile Shop Holdings stumble

NTSB: Truck hit by GOP train was on tracks after warning

Feb 21, 2018

Witnesses to a collision between a train carrying Republican congressmen and a garbage truck in rural Virginia have told investigators the truck entered the railroad crossing after safety gates had come down

Supreme Court: Dodd-Frank whistleblower protection is narrow

Feb 21, 2018

The Supreme Court says whistleblower protections passed by Congress after the 2008 financial crisis only apply to people who report problems to SEC, not more broadly

Fed officials: Stronger economy boosts chance for rate hikes

Feb 21, 2018

Fed officials in January felt rising growth prospects boosted chances for more rate hikes

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