Fuel and potential fires for the US economy ahead
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The US economy should get better after a sputtering first quarter, but how much better? It's complicated....
Stocks end week lower following disappointing economic data
NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks sank Friday following news that the U.S. economy shrank in the first three months of the year....
US presses Europeans at meeting to solve Greek crisis
DRESDEN, Germany (AP) -- Finance ministers from the Group of Seven wealthy democracies heard a sharp call from U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew to find agreement on more financial help for Greece....
US consumer sentiment drops in May
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A weak U.S. economy pulled down consumer sentiment in May....
General Motors, Subaru models added to Takata air bag recall
DETROIT (AP) -- General Motors and Subaru are adding vehicles to the growing list of models being recalled by 11 automakers due to potentially exploding air bags....
The top 10 highest-paid female CEOs
NEW YORK (AP) -- Female CEOs are outpacing their male colleagues in pay, although they remain vastly outnumbered in the top echelons of American companies....
Carl's, Hardee's CEO: Not all models know how to eat burgers
NEW YORK (AP) -- Carl's Jr. and Hardee's ads starring nearly naked women have become a part of American culture, according to Andy Puzder, CEO of the chains' parent company....
Latest US proposal for ethanol could have political fallout
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration's latest plan on ethanol, the corn-based renewable fuel, probably will not have a major effect on pump prices, but could have political reverberations in Iowa and other farm states in the 2016 presidential campaign....
Former New York Governor George Pataki is the eighth Republican to formally entered the race for President. As governor of New York he served three terms in a heavily Democratic state. Mr Pataki signed some of the strictest gun-control laws in the U.S. outlawing certain semiautomatic weapons and large ammunition clips along with mandatory background checks at gun shows.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Should the Obama Administration request Qater to extend the monitoring and travel ban of the five Guantanamo detainees released last year?