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McDonald's earnings fall; changes afoot to woo customers

McDonald's earnings fall; changes afoot to woo customers

1 day ago
NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's isn't lovin' it, and it's going to do something about it. Full Story
Anheuser-Busch buying craft beer maker Elysian Brewing

Anheuser-Busch buying craft beer maker Elysian Brewing

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Anheuser-Busch is buying Seattle's Elysian Brewing Co., further expanding its collection of craft brewers as it tries to offset sagging sales of its flagship beers. Full Story
Stocks fall, snapping 4-day winning streak; UPS slumps

Stocks fall, snapping 4-day winning streak; UPS slumps

1 day ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A batch of mixed earnings reports Friday helped push the stock market to its first day of losses this week. Full Story
Garden gnome fans fret: SkyMall files for bankruptcy

Garden gnome fans fret: SkyMall files for bankruptcy

1 day ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Apparently, airline passengers aren't buying enough garden gnomes, superhero pajamas and heated cat shelters. SkyMall has filed for bankruptcy. Full Story
Gauge of US economy increases 0.5 percent in December

Gauge of US economy increases 0.5 percent in December

2 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — An index designed to predict the future health of the U.S. economy posted a fourth straight solid gain in December. Full Story

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Recalls this week: cleaners, fitness machines

Recalls this week: cleaners, fitness machines

2 days ago
Cleaning products that may contain ammonia are being recalled because they are mislabeled and may pose a chemical hazard. Other recalled products include potentially defective fitness equipment and hunter's tree stands. Full Story
DAVOS WATCH: Hollande, King Abdullah, Draghi, Greek vote

DAVOS WATCH: Hollande, King Abdullah, Draghi, Greek vote

2 days ago
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The World Economic Forum held in the Swiss ski resort of Davos has the official goal of "improving the state of the world." In practice, it's a massive networking event that brings together 2,500 heads of state, business leaders, philanthropists and artists. Full Story
UPS takes a hit during the holidays, cuts outlook

UPS takes a hit during the holidays, cuts outlook

2 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — UPS spent heavily to avoid last year's debacle over the holidays, when an unexpected crush of last-minute shipping and terrible weather led millions of late deliveries. Full Story