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Journalist and scientific organizations accused the Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday of attempting to muzzle its independent scientific advisers by directing them to funnel all outside requests for information through agency officials.
Ajit Pai called the NFL's television blackout rules "outdated," and urged his fellow Federal Communications Commission representatives to vote in favor of having them repealed to address fan concerns.
The Commerce Department reports on stockpiles held by businesses in June.
China's Tencent Holdings Ltd., which operates online games and the popular WeChat messaging service, says its latest quarterly profit rose 59 percent due to strong growth in its mobile business.
The Commerce Department releases retail sales data for July.
The Bank of England has modestly upgraded it growth forecast for the U.K. this year but cautioned over the failure of wages to keep pace with the projected expansion.
Greece's economy is shrinking at its slowest rate in nearly six years.
Amazon is taking direct aim at mobile payment systems such as Square by introducing the Amazon Local Register, a credit-card processing device and mobile app designed to help small business owners accept payments through their smartphones and tablets.
Global stock markets overcame a contraction in Japan's economy and jitters about Ukraine and Iraq to mostly rise Wednesday, but analysts said new geopolitical developments would likely make for volatile trading.
Faced with tougher and more resistant weeds, corn and soybean farmers are anxiously awaiting government decisions on a new version of a popular herbicide — and on genetically modified seeds to grow crops designed to resist it.
When Matt Cottle asked his boss to let him work in the supermarket's bakery, she told him he'd never do anything more than collect grocery carts.
A growing movement to find work for autistic people is helping some start their own businesses.
In an obscure corner of a park sits a forlorn reminder that, 10 years ago, Athens hosted the 2004 Summer Olympics.
Revel Casino Hotel has announced it will shut its doors on Sept. 10.
With Atlantic City bracing for mass casino closings in the next few weeks, New Jersey regulators will report on how much money the casinos and their Internet gambling operations won from gamblers in July.
General Motors Co.'s main China joint venture has joined automakers that say they have been contacted by Chinese anti-monopoly regulators as part of an investigation of the industry.
WellPoint Inc. plans to change its name to Anthem Inc., subject to approval of the health-insurance giant's board of directors, press reports said Tuesday.
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average) up 0.2% ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index) up 0.3% ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index) up 0.3% ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200) down 0.2% ; Seoul (Kospi) up 0.3% Taipei (Taiex) up 0.2% Copyright © 2014 MarketWatch, Inc.
Hong Kong stocks swung between small gains and losses Wednesday morning, with the Hang Seng Index inching up 0.1% about a half hour into trade.
Australia stocks fell in early Wednesday trade following a soft lead from the U.S. and mixed earnings at home, with the S&P/ASX 200 down 0.5% after a 1.3% rally the previous day.