Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
Retailers report modest gains for April Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
US home building is surging, but job growth isn't The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
US casino revenue up nearly 5 percent in 2012 Things are looking up for most of the nation’s commercial casinos, as gambling revenue increased by nearly 5 percent last year and jobs held roughly steady. According to the annual survey of casinos by the American Gaming Association, America’s nontribal casinos took in $37.3 billion from gamblers last year, an increase of 4.8 percent over 2011. More
Canadian oil shares slump as crude prices sink - Globe and Mail ... oil and gas companies losing ground 14 times over the past 23 trading sessions as oil prices ... Crescent Point hit an intraday low of $38.11 10/2/2014 - 8:06 am | View Link
Gas cheaper to burn than sell in Qld - Brisbane Times Brisbane spot gas price hits record low near zero - Northern Daily Leader 10/2/2014 - 6:56 am | View Link
CANADA STOCKS-Energy, mining shares pull TSX lower in choppy trade - Yahoo! Finance CANADA STOCKS-TSX nears 4-month low as energy shares drop with oil ... - Reuters Africa 10/2/2014 - 5:05 am | View Link
Ministry forecasts 2.1% inflation in Q4 despite gas prices - The Nation - Thailand DESPITE THE RECENT rise in gas prices, annualised inflation is expected to be only 2.1 per cent in ... However, the ceramics industry will be hit ... 10/1/2014 - 2:29 pm | View Link
Coal competing with oil and gas for space on rail [Pittsburgh ... - BusinessWeek Market Research Reports, Inc. (www.marketresearchreports.com): Coal ... - BusinessWeek 09/30/2014 - 8:19 am | View Link
Gas prices hit 2014 low Gas prices have been dropping at a fast pace lately, hitting some of the lowest levels for some places in years. In October of 2012 the highest recorded gas price in the Golden State was $4.67. The average price for a gallon of regular gasoline in ... 10/20/2014 - 9:57 pm | View Link
Gas prices hit new low; downward trend to continue Gas prices are hitting a new low for the year, and the downward trend is expected to continue, according to AAA. The average price on a gallon of gas in the L.A.-Long Beach area on Monday was $3.52, down from $3.75 last month. In Orange County, the average ... 10/20/2014 - 8:31 am | View Link
Gas prices hit lowest level since 2011 How will you use your new-found savings on gas? Gas prices keep falling and now average their lowest in nearly four years at $3.11 per gallon nationwide, according to travel club AAA. The last time prices averaged this low was February 2011, the travel ... 10/20/2014 - 4:16 am | View Link
Weekend Gas Prices Hit Record Lows SALISBURY, Md. – Gas prices continue to drop to record lows in 2014 around the country and around Delmarva. Triple A Mid-Atlantic reports national average prices for regular unleaded gasoline lowered to $3.14 per gallon on Oct. 17. In Salisbury, some of ... 10/19/2014 - 4:46 pm | View Link
Oh, what a relief (for now): Alabama's average gas prices hit multi-year low BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- It's the return of the twos. In Alabama, gas prices haven't just been good -- they've been milestone good. The statewide average price for regular gas first dipped below $3 per gallon on Wednesday. That was the first time that has ... 10/17/2014 - 8:13 am | View Link
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CNN/Money: Global gas prices NEW YORK (CNN/Money) – Gasoline prices in the United States, which have recently hit record highs, are actually much lower than in many countries. 10/21/2014 - 1:29 am | View Website
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A record number of startup companies being founded in 2013 has led to a dire need for more angel investors in St. Louis, says Jerome Katz, director of Saint Louis University's Billiken Angels Network.
Katz said as more startups are lured to St. Louis via accelerators like SixThirty, The Yield Lab and Capital Innovators, more angel capital will be needed to support the growing community.
Katz and the Billiken Angels are hosting a free seminar on how entrepreneurs can create fundable business plans…
Interjet launched service from Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport to Monterrey, Mexico, on Oct. 23.
The inaugural flight arrived in Houston at 7:55 a.m. The Mexico-based airline will offer two daily nonstop flights Monday through Friday and one daily on Saturday and Sunday.
Monday through Friday, flights arrive in Houston at 7:55 a.m.
Sunrise-based nonprofit Elderly Housing Developing & Operations Corp. acquired a senior living tower on Miami's Brickell Avenue, keeping the property out of the hands of developers.
There's no doubt many condo builders would love to get their hands on the 3.2-acre site along Biscayne Bay, but it's being maintained for affordable senior housing.
Stanley Axlrod UTD Towers, an affiliate of United Teachers of Dade, sold the 269-bed tower for $14 million to 1809 Brickell LP, an affiliate of EHDOC.…
Phil Kirk, retired chairman of DST Realty Inc. and a huge contributor to Downtown's revitalization, has died — just a few months after the city got the chance to thank him in a big way. He was 76.
In November, the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce bestowed its highest civic honor, the Kansas Citian of the Year Award, on Kirk before a crowd of more than 1,800 during the chamber's annual dinner at the Kansas City Convention Center's Grand Ballroom.
“Phil Kirk is the quintessential example…
The tragic death of a Crye-Leike Inc. Realtor has spawned new safety measures for the company.
On Sept. 25, Little Rock agent Beverley Carter was kidnapped from a house she was showing, and her lifeless body was found five days later.
In light of the incident, the national real estate company based in Memphis will be rolling out new policies, including meeting strangers at the office instead of the property, KTHV reported in Little Rock.
Graduating from the Crye-Leike College will also require…