Saturday, February 16, 2019

Working your working capital

By BRADLEY ZWILLING, BRANDY BIROS and DWIGHT RAAB University of Illinois If it isn’t already on your New Years’ Resolution list, improving your financial reporting and...

Tech stock rally helps snap losing streak

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rebounded Friday, clawing back some of the week’s steep losses, but the turbulent trading of...

Google employees leave work to protest treatment of women

By MICHAEL LIEDTKE AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Carrying signs that included a mocking use of the company’s original “Don’t be evil” motto, thousands...

Minimum wage rising in 20 states, numerous cities come 2019

By DAVID A. LIEB Associated Press JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — At Granny Shaffer’s restaurant in Joplin, Mo., owner Mike Wiggins is reprinting the menus to...

U.K.’s May stuggles to save Brexit deal

By MIKE CORDER and LORNE COOK Associated Press THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Top European Union officials on Tuesday ruled out any renegotiation of the divorce...

Lawyer says Michigan State University hampered probe of its Nassar dealings

By JEFF KAROUB Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — An independent special counsel on Friday accused Michigan State University of stonewalling his investigation into the school’s handling...

Massive Marriott security breach reported

By MICHELLE CHAPMAN and MAE ANDERSON Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Hackers stole information on as many as 500 million guests of the Marriott hotel empire...

Is a personal loan for you?

By SARAH SKIDMORE SELL AP Personal Finance Writer Personal loans have surged in popularity, due in part to increasing consumer confidence and a growing array of...

Stocks at lows for 8 months

By MARLEY JAY AP Markets Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks staggered to eight-month lows Friday after weak economic data from China and Europe set off...

Farmer confidence drops in December

By KAMI GOODWIN Purdue University WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. and CHICAGO – There was a modest drop in agricultural producer sentiment in December as farmers’ perception of...