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Friday November 17th, 2017 12:28PM

AP Business - Consumer News

Rosneft says it settled dispute with dismantled oil firm
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's largest oil company Rosneft said on Wednesday that it has settled a long-standing dispute with now-defunct oil company Yukos, whose owner spent 10 years in a Russian prison.Yuko...
9:13AM ( 2 years ago )
Scion youth looks to sedan, hatchback to revive sales
NEW YORK (AP) — Toyota is turning to a sporty hatchback and a low-cost sedan to restore some hipness — and sales — to its youth-oriented Scion brand.If it snags a few baby boomers along the way, so be...
9:18PM ( 2 years ago )
Business Highlights
___AP Exclusive: Big rigs often go faster than tires can handleDETROIT (AP) — Many tractor-trailers on the nation's roads are driven faster than the 75 mph their tires are designed to handle, a practi...
5:56PM ( 2 years ago )
Charter nabs Bright House in latest pay-TV deal
NEW YORK (AP) — Charter buying Bright House for $10.4 billion is the latest big deal in the pay-TV industry.Companies want to merge as costs for channels like ESPN have shot up, while their video subs...
5:45PM ( 2 years ago )
Buffett says he expects to buy more car dealerships
NEW YORK (AP) — Fresh off buying the nation's fourth-largest chain of car dealers, billionaire investor Warren Buffett says he expects to buy more dealerships even as a robust auto market makes showro...
5:31PM ( 2 years ago )
Judge approves RadioShack sale to Standard General
DOVER, Del. (AP) — A bankruptcy judge has approved the sale of more than 1,740 RadioShack stores to hedge fund Standard General, preserving some 7,500 jobs.RadioShack's bankruptcy plan calls for Sprin...
5:27PM ( 2 years ago )
Figures on government spending and debt
WASHINGTON (AP) — Figures on government spending and debt (last six digits are eliminated). The government's fiscal year runs Oct. 1 through Sept. 30.
5:14PM ( 2 years ago )
How the Dow Jones industrial average fared Tuesday
U.S. stocks ended lower on Tuesday, erasing much of the market's gain from the day before. The broad decline came as traders seized on the final day of the quarter to do some profit-taking and prune t...
4:59PM ( 2 years ago )
Movado and CBRE Group are big market movers
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:NYSEMovado Group Inc. (MOV), up $2.89 to $28.52The luxury watch mak...
4:37PM ( 2 years ago )
Giant Factories recalls water heaters over fire risk
NEW YORK (AP) — Giant Factories of Canada is recalling 240 water heaters that were sold in 2014 because they could catch fire or explode.The company says that in some cases, the joint between the heat...
4:22PM ( 2 years ago )