Ford shareholders reject stock proposal Ford Motor Co. shareholders are again rejecting a proposal to dilute the Ford family's control over the company. At its annual meeting in Wilmington, Del., Thursday, Ford said 67 percent of shareholders voted against the proposal to make each Ford share worth one vote. More
For some Detroit services, call the D.I.Y. Dept. Detroit may be broke but it will soon have a first-rate motor pool, featuring 23 new ambulances and a fleet of 100 new police cars. Some city parks also are getting tender loving care. New fruit trees and shrubs have been planted, and mowing crews are beginning to make the rounds to keep the green spaces tidy. More
In Germany, a U.S. beer invasion Almost 65 years after Allied planes flew Western supplies into blockaded Berlin, a new American import is arriving by air: craft beer. The beer is being flown in as part of a new surge of German interest in American brewing, upending a centuries-old relationship in which German beer defined the golden standard for brewing and Americans emulated it. More
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September 2014 Tesla Model S Sales: CEO Elon Musk Says Global Sales Hit A Record Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk fired back at the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday, taking umbrage at the newspaper’s insinuation that the company’s recently announced lease price reduction is motivated by “ declining ” U.S. demand for the company's Model S. 10/28/2014 - 4:29 pm | View Link
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General Motors to launch Volt 2.0 in 2015 Despite lackluster sales and numerous questions about the public's appetite for electric vehicles, General Motors is not backing down from its commitment to the Chevy Volt. 10/28/2014 - 1:25 pm | View Link
Bond funds boost US debt holdings US corporate bond funds are adding Treasurys at more than twice the rate of corporate debt amid global slowdown concerns. 10/23/2014 - 10:18 am | View Link
Bond funds stock up on Treasuries in prep for market shock Through September, corporate bond portfolios boosted their holdings of U.S. The funds now hold about $13 billion in Treasuries, 15 percent more than the $11.3 billion they held at the end of 2013. 10/23/2014 - 8:08 am | View Link
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Macau (Macau) (AFP) - Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao comprehensively dismantled American Chris Algieri to retain his World Boxing Organization welterweight title at Cotai Arena, Macau, Sunday. Pacquiao dropped Algieri to the canvas six times during the 12-round contest in the southern Chinese city to win an overwhelming unanimous decision, 119-103, 119-103, 120-102 on the judges' cards. Join the conversation about this story »
By Julie Stanley, For The OklahomanIt is not uncommon in Oklahoma for individuals to receive a letter from a company inquiring about mineral interests owned by the individual’s deceased family members.
Q: What is the earliest age that I can apply for my Social Security retirement benefits?
A: To apply for Social Security retirement benefits, you must be at least 61 years and 9 months of age and want your benefits to start in the next 3 months.
A historic snowfall in the northeast and an early cold snap here in the heartland should prompt Americans to consider their heat source.
That’s good news for this week’s high-flying eagle.
By Paula Burkes, Business WriterOn a recent Monday, Ken Boyer explained that bail bonds companies such as his, which was founded by his father 39 years ago, serve the court system and the public.
“People watch silly TV shows or old Steve McQueen movies, and they don’t get it,” Boyer said.