Saturday, February 16, 2019

Checkout lines could go away

By MICHAEL LIEDTKE and JOSEPH PISANI AP Business Writers SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Get ready to say good riddance to the checkout line. A year...

Amazon carries on despite CEO drama

By JOSEPH PISANI AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — First it was a heart-wrenching tweet that he and his wife were getting a...

Applications for US jobless aid fell to low level of 234,000

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits dropped sharply last week, a sign that layoffs...

Brexit could spell economic peril for parts of EU

By BARRY HATTON Associated Press BARCELOS, Portugal (AP) — For the more than 120 workers at the Pedrosa & Rodrigues garment factory in northwestern...

Bud Light touches nerve with corn syrup ad

NEW YORK (AP) — Bud Light attacked rival brands in its Super Bowl ads, but it was the corn industry that felt...

Zanesville News

by Melba Edwards As I write this on Monday, Jan. 28, the weather is quite mild compared to what...

Republic Services official gives an update on the global market

Changes in China affect the U.S.; some ways to avoid ‘aspirational recycling’ ...

A robust U.S. job market likely defied shutdown during January

By CHRISTOPHER RUGABER AP Economics Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers likely kept adding jobs at a healthy pace in January even in the face of...

S&P 500 index heads for its biggest monthly gain since 2015

By DAMIAN J. TROISE and ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writers Stocks were broadly higher in afternoon trading Thursday, steering the benchmark S&P 500 toward its best monthly...

Trump appears to sour on congressional border security talks

By ANDREW TAYLOR and ALAN FRAM Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Thursday to ratchet up his demands on his...