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Economic development incentives go to companies heavier on political clout than new jobs

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 3:28am
During Chris Christie's first term as governor, he made tax incentives a cornerstone of a promised "New Jersey Comeback" that would lure new businesses to the state.
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NJ Gov. Christie's Camden tax breaks reward political insiders over city itself

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 3:17am
Under Republican Gov. Chris Christie, New Jersey has authorized more than $2 billion in economic development tax breaks since 2014.
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Buoyed by economic growth and GOP stumbles, Obama claims upper hand in budget fight

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 3:15am
Bolstered by a spate of upbeat economic news, President Barack Obama is claiming the upper hand in the budget fight unfolding in Congress.
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Lawmakers weigh in on 'net neutrality' debate, bipartisan deal likely elusive

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 3:12am
Lawmakers are getting to weigh in on the "net neutrality" debate that has pitted Internet activists against big cable companies and prompted a record number of public comments filed to U.S. regulators.
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GOP plan to boost defense spending worries some in party who are tough on spending

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 3:08am
House Republicans are proposing to use tens of billions of dollars in additional war funding to get around tight budget limits on the Pentagon in their new budget plan.
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Asian stock markets jump as investors second guess Fed's rate hike timetable

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 1:40am
Asian stocks markets jumped Tuesday as investors cheered the prospect of stimulus in China and second guessed what signals the Federal Reserve will give on interest rates at its policy meeting this week.
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E-signature, mobile tools touted in Adobe's new PDF subscription service

Tue, 03/17/2015 - 12:03am
Adobe, the company behind the ubiquitous PDF format for documents, is touting electronic-signature and mobile capabilities in a new subscription package aimed at helping individuals and businesses manage their documents.
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New York double-decker tour bus companies reach antitrust settlement, must pay $7.5 million

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 10:40pm
Two double-decker tour bus companies accused of monopolizing the New York City market have reached an antitrust settlement with state and federal authorities.
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Asia Stocks: Latest Quotes

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 10:37pm
Here are the latest trading levels for Asia's major stock markets: Tokyo (Nikkei Average ) up 0.9% (at break) ; Hong Kong (Hang Seng Index ) up 0.1% ; Shanghai (Shanghai Composite Index ) up 0.7% ; Sydney (S&P/ASX 200 ) up 1% ; Seoul (Kospi ) up 1.4% ; Taipei (Taiex ) up 0.9% Copyright © 2015 MarketWatch, Inc.
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Hong Kong Stocks Rise Modestly Ahead Of Key Earnings

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 10:30pm
Hong Kong stocks expanded on recent gains early Tuesday, but the advance appeared to be capped by investors' caution ahead of earnings from several major blue chips later this week.
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Donor had role in Illinois congressman's 2014 land purchase; ethics panel sends letter

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 10:13pm
Details emerged Monday of another business deal between embattled Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock and one of his political donors, as a congressional ethics investigation appeared to get underway.
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Japan Stocks Rally Amid Buyback Chatter; BOJ On Deck

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 8:31pm
Japanese stocks snapped higher at the Tuesday open, with big tech and industrial names helping lead the Nikkei Average up 0.9% after a 0.1% dip the day before.
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Nevada lawmaker proposing bill creating, regulating industrial farming of marijuana plants

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 7:42pm
A Nevada lawmaker is introducing a bill that would allow industrial marijuana farming.
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Australia Stocks Rise Solidly, With Market's Eyes On BHP

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 7:35pm
Australia stocks went galloping upward in early Tuesday market action, with strong overnight gains on Wall Street helping to send the S&P/ASX 200 up 0.7%, more than erasing its 0.3% loss the previous session.
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American Airlines to join the S&P 500, replaces Allergan

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 6:56pm
S&P Dow Jones Indices says that American Airlines Group will soon be joining the S&P 500 index.
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Uber says CFO Brent Callinicos is leaving after 18 months to spend more time with his family

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 6:26pm
Ride-sharing company Uber said Monday that CFO Brent Callinicos is leaving the company to spend more time with his family.
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Top 10 New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks posting largest volume decreases

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 6:03pm
A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: American Realty Investors Inc. : Approximately 100 shares changed hands, a 90.9 decrease from its 65-day average volume.
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Top 10 Nasdaq-traded stocks posting largest volume decreases

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 6:03pm
A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Fauquier Bankshares Inc. : Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.9 decrease from its 65-day average volume.
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Top 10 Nasdaq-traded stocks posting largest volume increases

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 6:03pm
A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Affimed NV : Approximately 458,600 shares changed hands, a 811.4 percent increase over its 65-day average volume.
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Top 10 New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks posting largest volume increases

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 6:03pm
A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: CHC Group Ltd. : Approximately 1,792,600 shares changed hands, a 553.7 percent increase over its 65-day average volume.
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