Milwaukee to ‘Pokemon’ monsters: Get a permit to enter parks

Milwaukee to ‘Pokemon’ monsters: Get a permit to enter parks

MILWAUKEE (AP) — “Pokemon Go” monsters can roam virtually wherever they please, but they’ll need a permit to get into Milwauke...

February 19th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


Consumer Watchdog: Recalls can save lives — keep yourself informed

Consumer Watchdog: Recalls can save lives — keep yourself informed

Recalls can save lives. When a company issues one, you should pay attention.But sometimes it can be hard to know if a product has been deemed defectiv...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Growth, nursing shortage leads to recruitment at NEPA hopitals, clinics

Growth, nursing shortage leads to recruitment at NEPA hopitals, clinics

WILKES-BARRE — Two health care providers announced major recruitment efforts within a month of each other, bringing more than 300 nursing and su...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Kraft still hungry to buy Unilever after rejected offer

Kraft still hungry to buy Unilever after rejected offer

NEW YORK (AP) — Kraft Heinz is attempting to buy Unilever in a $143 billion deal that would join the U.S. maker of cheeses and lunch meats with ...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


Fannie Mae to pay Treasury $5.5 billion after profit doubles

Fannie Mae to pay Treasury $5.5 billion after profit doubles

NEW YORK (AP) — Fannie Mae said Friday that it will pay the U.S. Treasury a $5.5 billion dividend next month after its profit doubled in its lat...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Declining sales force, revenue send Avon shares tumbling

Declining sales force, revenue send Avon shares tumbling

NEW YORK (AP) — Shares in Avon Products plunged 20 percent as sales at the cosmetics company continued a long slide and the number of people sel...

February 16th, 2017 |  


U.S. home building falls as developers start fewer apartments

U.S. home building falls as developers start fewer apartments

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. builders broke ground on fewer homes last month, led by a drop in apartment construction.The number of new housing starts...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Former casino president Soper resigns from Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority

Former casino president Soper resigns from Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority

Bobby Soper, president and CEO of Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority and former president of Mohegan Sun Pocono, resigned from his position Tuesday as th...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


‘Day Without Immigrants’ protests being held across U.S.

‘Day Without Immigrants’ protests being held across U.S.

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Immigrants across the country are expected to stay home from school and work on Thursday to show how critical they are to th...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


GOP lawmakers work for consensus on remaking health law

GOP lawmakers work for consensus on remaking health law

WASHINGTON (AP) — House GOP lawmakers are leaving a policy meeting with the new health secretary unclear on exactly how or when they will replac...

February 16th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |