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Bay Area techs helping fix Obamacare website ills

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Obama administration has recruited engineers from several prominent technology companies to help fix the problems preventing people from signing up for government-mandated health insurance.

October 31, 2013 | | Nationwide

Convicted mobster hoping for a hit with eatery

COLLINGSWOOD, N.J. (AP) - When he was on trial for racketeering, Angelo Lutz denied the mob's existence, but now he's using his past in organized crime to promote his new restaurant, the Kitchen Consigliere.

October 31, 2013 | | Nationwide

Business Briefs

NEV. CASINO WINNINGS UP 7.4 PERCENT IN SEPTEMBER: CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Nevada casinos won $958.8 million from gamblers in September, representing a 7.4 percent increase over the same month last year due largely to big betting on baccarat and luck that favored the house, state regulators said Thursday.

October 31, 2013 | | Nationwide

iPads face tough holiday season sales

CUPERTINO (AP) - Apple CEO Tim Cook believes Santa's sleigh will be loaded with iPads this Christmas, but a variety of competing tablets are sure to be along for the ride, too.

October 30, 2013 | | Nationwide

Facebook 3Q results fly past Street’s expectations

MENLO PARK (AP) - Facebook's latest quarterly results showed continued strength in mobile advertising, which spurred a 60 percent revenue increase in the July-September quarter.

October 30, 2013 | | Nationwide

Twitter accused of ruse to pump up price

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Two financial firms sued Twitter on Wednesday, saying it supported their own world tour to sell its shares last year, only to disallow the sales in a ruse aimed at boosting the company's valuation above $10 billion for an initial public offering.

October 30, 2013 | | Nationwide

Sears considering spinning off Lands' End

NEW YORK (AP) - It's like watching an old friend slowly fall apart.

October 29, 2013 | | Nationwide

Wal-Mart kicks off on-the-spot promotions

NEW YORK (AP) - Wal-Mart Stores, faced with criticism about worker pay, is making public a round of promotions of about 25,000 U.S. store employees to help send a message that it offers economic security and opportunity.

October 29, 2013 | | Nationwide

Smartwatches: Who really wants one?

NEW YORK (AP) - If consumer electronics companies are to be believed, someone on your holiday shopping list is just dying for a wristwatch that displays message alerts and weather updates.

October 29, 2013 | | Nationwide

LinkedIn posts loss but revenue grows

NEW YORK (AP) - LinkedIn Corp. posted a loss for the third quarter on Tuesday, but the results were stronger than Wall Street expected as the professional networking service boosted its user base and increased revenue.

October 29, 2013 | | Nationwide

Google Plus adds more tools to edit photos & video

MOUNTAIN VIEW (AP) - Google is introducing more tools to automatically edit images posted on its Plus networking service in its latest attempt to lure traffic away from Facebook and other online hangouts.

October 29, 2013 | | Nationwide

Dish adds iPads to TV deal with Southwest

DALLAS (AP) - Southwest Airlines Co. says passengers on some routes can now borrow an iPad 2 at the airport to watch on-demand TV during the flight.

October 29, 2013 | | Nationwide

Apple's earnings fall as iPhone sales rise

CUPERTINO (AP) - Apple's quarterly earnings are still sagging even as sales of its iPhones are rising, a vexing phenomenon feeding investor worries about whether stiffer competition in the mobile device market will continue to undercut the company's prosperity.

October 28, 2013 | | Nationwide

Taking financial responsibility: What’s your game plan?

The old adage, "People don't plan to fail, they fail to plan," can be especially true when it comes to finances. And, given the current economy, the best time to start taking control of your finances is today. Being financially responsible doesn't just happen. It's a conscious decision you make to live within your means.

October 28, 2013 | | Nationwide

Burger King sees promise in Satisfries

NEW YORK (AP) - Burger King says it's attracting more customers with its new lower-calorie fries but is being careful not to call them a home run yet.

October 28, 2013 | | Nationwide

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