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Fed raises its key interest rate from record low near zero

Posted 12/17/2015 in Business

The Federal Reserve is raising interest rates from record lows set at the depths of the 2008 financial crisis, a shift that heralds modestly higher rates on some loans.

 

 

Building permits 12-17-15

Posted 12/17/2015 in Business

 

Led by GOP, House poised to renew over $600B in tax cuts

Posted 12/17/2015 in Business

Republicans are ready to whip a year-end tax-cut compromise through the House as Congress prepares to finish 2015 in a flurry of accomplishment that belies the partisan collisions sure to dominate the coming election year.

Browning on Business: Hoopers closes, Smackers moving in Columbus

Posted 12/10/2015 in Business

In Columbus, you may have noticed Hooper's has closed.

 

New rule: Truck drivers must electronically record hours

Posted 12/10/2015 in Business

An estimated 3 million commercial truck and bus drivers must electronically record their hours behind the wheel under a new government rule aimed at enforcing regulations designed to prevent fatigue.

 

 

Building permits 12-10-15

Posted 12/10/2015 in Business

 

 

Marriages and divorces 12-9-15

Posted 12/10/2015 in Business

 

 

Food industry pushing halt to GMO labeling by end of year

Posted 12/9/2015 in Business

Food companies are mounting an aggressive year-end push to head off mandatory labeling of genetically modified foods.

 

 

Regulators move to stop Staples' deal with Office Depot

Posted 12/8/2015 in Business

The Federal Trade Commission said Monday that it is seeking to block the proposed combination of Staples and Office Depot because the deal would reduce competition in the office supplies market.

 

Nielsen: Smartphones and the Internet are eating our TV time

Posted 12/5/2015 in Business

The use of Internet-ready devices like smartphones appears to have seriously cut into the time Americans spend watching traditional TV, new Nielsen data show, potentially undermining the notion that mobile devices merely serve as "second screens" while people are plopped in front of the set.

Browning on Business: Downtown Columbus moving, shaking

Posted 12/3/2015 in Business

A chunk of downtown Columbus is about to change a lot. Specifically, the area near the intersection of Catfish Alley and Main Street.

 

Marriages and divorces 12-3-15

Posted 12/3/2015 in Business

 

 

'Clean coal' tech fails to capture world's attention

Posted 12/3/2015 in Business

The Kemper County power plant was supposed to be up and running by now, showing the world how to burn coal without spewing climate-warming carbon pollution into the air.

 

 

Building permits 12-3-15

Posted 12/3/2015 in Business

 

 

IRS: Won't use phone-tracking without warrant

Posted 12/2/2015 in Business

Internal Revenue Service criminal investigators will not continue to use cellphone-tracking technology without first seeking a warrant, the IRS commissioner told Congress in a letter made public Tuesday.

 

 

FBI: Background checks for gun sales peak on Black Friday

Posted 12/2/2015 in Business

The FBI processed a record number of firearms background checks on Black Friday, the agency said Tuesday.

 

 

Cyber Monday sales still on top, but losing some luster

Posted 12/1/2015 in Business

Shoppers traded bricks for clicks on Monday, flocking online to snap up "Cyber Monday" deals on everything from cashmere sweaters to Star Wars toys.

 

 

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