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Spanish-language broadcaster Univision files for IPO
Spanish-language broadcaster Univision files for IPO NEW YORK (AP) — Spanish-language broadcasting company Univision Holdings Inc. filed plans Thursday to launch an initial public offering of its stock. Univision's principal unit is Media Networks...
Jul 2, 2015 | 1:02 PM
Mortgage rates hit high for 2015
The average interest rate for a conventional 30-year mortgage rose to 4.08 percent this week, its high point for the year.
Jul 2, 2015 | 1:02 PM
Whole Foods apologizes for pricing problems
NEW YORK (AP) — Whole Foods Market is apologizing to its shoppers for incorrect pricing, a week after a New York investigation found that the natural food grocer routinely overcharged for prepackaged fruits, vegetables and deli meats. “...
Jul 2, 2015 | 1:02 PM
Days before referendum, Greek voters perplexed and undecided
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Costas Christoforidis hasn’t decided how to vote in Sunday’s referendum on a bailout deal for Greece’s troubled economy. The problem is, the 37-year-old farmer isn’t sure what he’s voting for....
Jul 2, 2015 | 12:02 PM
US unemployment rate falls to 5.3 percent as employers add 223,000 jobs in June
WASHINGTON (AP) — US unemployment rate falls to 5.3 percent as employers add 223,000 jobs in June.
Jul 2, 2015 | 12:02 PM
The ports dispute and weak first-quarter growth | Jon Talton
Many were quick to blame the labor troubles that slowed trade through the West Coast with the stunning slowdown in output early this year. The reality is more complicated.
Jul 2, 2015 | 12:02 PM
FDA clears drug for leading form of cystic fibrosis
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials have approved a new combination drug for the most common form of cystic fibrosis, the debilitating inherited disease that causes internal mucus buildup, lung infections and early death. But it will come at...
Jul 2, 2015 | 11:02 AM
Ford recalls 432K cars because of software problem
NEW YORK (AP) — Ford is recalling 432,000 Focus, C-Max and Escape vehicles because of a software problem that could keep their engines running after drivers try to shut them down. Ford Motor Co. says there is a flaw in the body control module...
Jul 2, 2015 | 11:02 AM
Taiwan pilot in February TransAsia crash described as hasty
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A pilot described by colleagues as nervous and hasty mistakenly throttled down a still-running engine following a glitch with the other engine in an airline crash that killed 43 people in Taiwan in February, flight safety...
Jul 2, 2015 | 11:02 AM
Sweden cuts key interest rate again citing Greek crisis
The Riksbank on Thursday lowered the repo rate by 0.10 percentage points, saying its "expansionary monetary policy is having an effect and inflation is rising."
Jul 2, 2015 | 11:02 AM