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Pilot errors caused deadly Georgia jet crash; lack of sleep called contributing factor

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:20pm
Federal investigators say a pilot failed to follow procedures during landing, and that fatigue from lack of sleep contributed to a fiery jet crash that killed a Georgia vascular surgeon and four colleagues from a vein care practice.
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Demand for Kentucky bourbon propels spikes in production, work force

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:14pm
Kentucky's bourbon industry is making a bigger splash in the state's economy, nearly doubling its workforce in two years and leading a $3 billion distilling sector, a study said Tuesday.
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Google's music subscription service seeks to remain in tune with its listeners' shifting moods

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 12:01pm
Google is adding mood music to the mix as it tries to lure listeners away from Pandora, Spotify and other popular services that play tunes over the Internet.
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Railroad companies shares up at 10 a.m.

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:56am
Shares of some top railroad companies are up at 10 a.m.: CSX rose $.35 or 1.0 percent, to $33.86.
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Medical Devices companies shares up at 10 a.m.

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:56am
Shares of some top medical devices companies are up at 10 a.m.: Allergan rose $4.94 or 2.8 percent, to $184.19.
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Gold companies shares mixed at 10 a.m.

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:56am
Shares of some top gold companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Barrick Gold Corp. rose $.01 or .1 percent, to $13.69.
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Drugstore companies shares mixed at 10 a.m.

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:56am
Shares of some top drugstore companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: CVSCaremark rose $.13 or .2 percent, to $81.61.
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Food companies shares mixed at 10 a.m.

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:56am
Shares of some top food companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: ConAgra Foods Inc. fell $.16 or .5 percent, to $34.11.
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Education companies shares mixed at 10 a.m.

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:56am
Shares of some top education companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Apollo Group rose $.90 or 3.5 percent, to $26.65.
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Packaging error prompts recall of boxes labeled as naproxen pills sold at Dollar Tree stores

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:29am
A North Carolina company is recalling nearly 12,000 boxes of pain relief tablets sold at Dollar Tree stores because some cartons contain a different medication that could cause allergic reactions.
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Waters Corp. beats 3rd-quarter profit and revenue expectations

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:19am
Waters Corp. on Tuesday reported earnings of $113.5 million in its third quarter.
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Striking workers: Nor'easter's rain, wind could test FairPoint's replacement workforce

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:17am
A forecast nor'easter could deliver the first major test for replacement workers hired by FairPoint Communications in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont with winds gusting to 30 mph and driving rain that could cause service disruptions as more than 1,700 workers remain on strike.
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Tips to Help Investors Navigating this Rough Patch

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 11:01am
A check list of a half-dozen things investors should do to make it through this market volatility, based on what the trading desks on Wall Street are telling FOX Business.
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IOC board to meet in Switzerland to finalize Thomas Bach's Olympic reform package

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:47am
IOC leaders gather in the Swiss lakeside town of Montreux this week to put the finishing touches on a package of reforms, including changes to the bidding process and sports program and creation of an Olympic television channel.
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Ebola fears: Rwanda requiring US, Spain visitors to report health condition

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:35am
The U.S. Embassy in Rwanda says that Rwanda's Ministry of Health is requiring visitors who have been in the United States or Spain during the previous 22 days to report their medical condition to health authorities.
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Unemployment rates fall in 31 US states, most gain jobs in final pre-election report

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:34am
Unemployment rates fell in 31 U.S. states in September, including many currently embroiled in tough political campaigns.
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New US rules on banks taking risk in mortgage bonds are eased to spur wider lending

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:32am
New U.S. rules aimed at getting banks to take on more of the risk when they package and sell mortgage securities are being relaxed with an eye to spurring broader home lending.
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Dallas businessman Wyly, facing liability in SEC fraud case, files for bankruptcy protection

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:16am
Prominent Dallas businessman Samuel Wyly is filing for bankruptcy protection as he and the estate of his brother face up to $400 million in penalties after being found liable for hiding stock holdings overseas.
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MVP Kevin Durant signs endorsement deal with Neff; will launch youth underwear line in 2015

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:06am
NBA MVP Kevin Durant has added action sports accessory brand Neff to his rapidly growing list of endorsement deals.
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Existing Home Sales Hit One-Year High in September

Tue, 10/21/2014 - 10:05am
Existing home resales jumped to their highest level in a year, the latest indication that the housing market recovery is gradually getting back on track.
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