U.S. economy grew at steady 2.1 percent rate in fourth quarter

U.S. economy grew at steady 2.1 percent rate in fourth quarter

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew at a slightly faster rate in the fourth quarter than earlier estimates, as consumers ramped up spending ...

March 30th, 2017 |  


McDonald’s announces change from frozen patties to fresh beef

McDonald’s announces change from frozen patties to fresh beef

NEW YORK (AP) — Coming soon to McDonald’s: Fresh beef.The fast food giant said Thursday that it will swap frozen beef patties for fresh on...

March 30th, 2017 |  


Poll: Americans dislike GOP’s, Trump’s plan on health care

Poll: Americans dislike GOP’s, Trump’s plan on health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — Note to President Donald Trump and House Republicans: People really don’t like your approach to overhauling America̵...

March 30th, 2017 updated: March 30th, 2017. |  


Samsung’s Galaxy S8 phone aims to dispel the company’s Note 7 debacle

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 phone aims to dispel the company’s Note 7 debacle

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung seems to be playing it safe —at least with its battery — as it unveils its first major smartphone since the ...

March 29th, 2017 |  


Report: PA taxpayers’ return on investment rates 25th in nation

Report: PA taxpayers’ return on investment rates 25th in nation

WalletHub released a report Tuesday ranking states’ return on investment when it comes to local, state and federal taxes, and Pennsylvania lande...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Coke, Pepsi hope profits flow by selling variations of water

Coke, Pepsi hope profits flow by selling variations of water

NEW YORK (AP) — Bottled water is starting to seem more like soda, and sometimes taste like it, too.As bottled water surges in popularity, Coke, ...

March 28th, 2017 updated: March 29th, 2017. |  


A look at how Trump’s moves on coal will affect the industry

A look at how Trump’s moves on coal will affect the industry

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — President Donald Trump’s move to roll back Obama-era regulations aimed at curbing climate change comes as the coal ...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Company: Oil in pipeline under Missouri River reservoir

Company: Oil in pipeline under Missouri River reservoir

The Dakota Access pipeline developer said Monday that it has placed oil in the pipeline under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota and that it&#...

March 28th, 2017 |  


State officials: Human Services’ myCOMPASS PA cellphone app a success

State officials: Human Services’ myCOMPASS PA cellphone app a success

PITTSBURGH (AP) — State officials are hailing the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services’ cellphone app as a success after more than 37...

March 27th, 2017 |  


‘Bathroom bill’ to cost North Carolina $3.76B in lost revenue, according to report

‘Bathroom bill’ to cost North Carolina $3.76B in lost revenue, according to report

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Despite Republican assurances that North Carolina’s “bathroom bill” isn’t hurting the economy, the ...

March 27th, 2017 |