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Republicans Plan Early Party Convention For 2016

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 8:57pm
The Republican Party's 2016 presidential nominating convention has been set for July 18-21, Politico cited party leadership as saying Wednesday.
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Colts Linebacker Faces Rape Charges: Report

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 8:47pm
Indianapolis prosecutors have filed rape and other related charges against Josh McNary, a backup linebacker for the Colts NFL football team, the Associated Press reported Wednesday.
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Japan Stocks Bounce Back As Global Favorites Lead Gains

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 8:28pm
Japan stocks put some points on the board in early Thursday trading, with the Nikkei Average up 0.8% as investors shopped for bargains following the previous day's 1.7% pullback.
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Court filing in New Jersey sports betting case looks at leagues' involvement in fantasy sports

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 7:46pm
A court filing Wednesday in New Jersey's effort to allow sports betting takes the four major pro sports leagues to task for their involvement in fantasy sports competitions, claiming that that precludes them from dictating what the state can do.
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Australia Stocks Follow Copper And Other Resources Lower

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 7:43pm
Australia stocks grinded still lower in Thursday trading, weighed by miners' distressed reaction to the dive in copper and many other commodities, even as gains for the energy sector limited the broader market's loss.
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Michigan Department of Human Services issuing layoffs notices to 100 employees this week

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 7:18pm
One of Michigan's largest state agencies is issuing layoff notices to about 100 workers this week due to a $7.5 million budget cut.
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BlackBerry Denies Samsung Deal Talks; Shares Down 15%

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:51pm
BlackBerry Ltd. said in a statement late Wednesday that it "has not engaged in discussions with Samsung [Electronics] with respect to any possible offer to purchase BlackBerry."
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Hawaiian Host, maker of chocolate-covered macadamia nuts, buys nut processor Mauna Loa

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:49pm
Hawaiian Host, maker of chocolate-covered macadamia nuts, said it's buying macadamia nut processor Mauna Loa from The Hershey Co.
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Claman on Call: Markets Close Lower for Fourth Day

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:35pm
Welcome to Claman on Call. The markets might be closed, but FOX Business is always on call.
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Obama To Push For Paid Sick Time For Workers

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:24pm
President Barack Obama will call on Congress on Thursday to pass legislation requiring companies to offer up to seven days a year of paid sick time.
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Banks companies shares down at the close of trading

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:16pm
Shares of some top banks companies were down at the close of trading: Bank of America Corp. fell $.41 or 2.5 percent, to $16.04.
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Machinery companies shares mixed at the close of trading

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:16pm
Shares of some top machinery companies were mixed at the close of trading: Caterpillar fell $.30 or .3 percent, to $86.07.
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Homebuilders companies shares mixed at the close of trading

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:16pm
Shares of some top homebuilders companies were mixed at the close of trading: DR Horton rose $.32 or 1.3 percent, to $25.14.
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Gold companies shares mixed at the close of trading

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:16pm
Shares of some top gold companies were mixed at the close of trading: Barrick Gold Corp. fell $.27 or 2.5 percent, to $10.41.
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Top 10 Nasdaq-traded stocks posting largest percentage decreases

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:16pm
A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Flamel Technologies SA fell 37.7 percent to $11.50.
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Media companies shares down at the close of trading

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:16pm
Shares of some top media companies were down at the close of trading: Comcast Corp. fell $1.02 or 1.8 percent, to $55.82.
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Chemicals companies shares down at the close of trading

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:16pm
Shares of some top chemicals companies were down at the close of trading: Dow Chemical Co. fell $.18 or .4 percent, to $43.43.
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Carlos Slim Owns 17% Of N.Y. Times Through Exercised Warrants

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:07pm
Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim now owns nearly 17% of New York Times Co. following the exercise of warrants for 15.9 million shares.
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Ohio Man Arrested For Plot To Attack U.S. Capitol

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 6:02pm
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has arrested an Ohio man in connection with a plot to attack the U.S. Capitol in Washington, reports said Wednesday.
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Google to launch its first modular smartphone in Puerto Rico, letting users choose hardware

Wed, 01/14/2015 - 5:53pm
Google says it will unveil a modular smartphone in Puerto Rico this year as part of a pilot program that will allow people to choose their own hardware.
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