12/03/2013 3:46amBlack Friday deals and the long Thanksgiving weekend lured buyers into U.S. automobile showrooms, and analysts say the surge should boost November sales above a strong month last year.
12/03/2013 4:11amThe federal consumer finance watchdog is expanding its oversight to Sallie Mae and other companies that collect student loan payments.
12/03/2013 4:18amVolkswagen turns off some employees' email 30 minutes after their shifts end. Goldman Sachs is urging junior staff to take weekends off. BMW is planning new rules that will keep workers from being contacted after hours.
12/03/2013 4:46amThe Portuguese government is getting more than 578 million euros ($784 million) from the privatization of a 70 percent stake in national mail company CTT - Correios de Portugal.
12/03/2013 8:32amShares of Xencor are rising after the biotechnology company's initial public offering raised $70 million, at the low end of its expectations.
12/03/2013 9:23amCULTURAL HONOR: Washoku, the traditional cuisine of Japan, is being considered for designation as part of the world's cultural heritage by the U.N. this week. But even as sushi and sake booms worldwide, purists say its finer points are candidates for the endangered list at home.
12/03/2013 9:53amA NEW TACK: The Obama administration is launching a two-pronged health care strategy this month aimed at avoiding enrollment snafus come January while also trying to refocus the public's attention on broader benefits of the sweeping law.
12/03/2013 10:11amPotash Corp. is cutting more than 1,000 jobs, about 18 percent of its workforce, because of slumping demand for potash and phosphate, two key fertilizer ingredients.
12/03/2013 10:19amThe Wichita City Council has approved about $40 million in industrial revenue bonds for Cessna.
12/03/2013 11:45amChick-fil-A says it's removing high-fructose corn syrup from its white buns and artificial dyes from its sauces and dressings as part of a push to improve its ingredients.
12/03/2013 12:43pmRV manufacturers expect to pass another milestone in their steady recovery from the recession that landed the industry in a deep ditch.
12/03/2013 2:54pmUnitedHealth Group is the latest company to detail the hit its business will absorb from the health care overhaul.
12/03/2013 3:10pmThe sale of Frontier Airlines to a company that plans to turn it into an ultra-low-cost airline is a done deal.
12/03/2013 3:59pmThe holiday weekend and an ongoing shift from cars to small SUVs boosted the auto industry in November.
12/03/2013 4:15pmBiotech IPOs have gone from hot to cold.