Business

Ahn Young-joon/AP Photo
February 18, 2019 - 12:03 am
SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian markets were broadly higher on Monday as traders looked forward to the continuation of trade talks between Chinese and American officials in Washington this week. South Korea's Kospi jumped 0.7 percent to 2,212.38 and the Shanghai Composite index rose 1.6 percent to 2,724.23...
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Orange Vanilla Coke Orange Vanilla Coke Zero Sugar hit shelves on February 25.
Coca-Cola via CNN
February 08, 2019 - 4:41 pm
By Danielle Wiener-Bronner (CNN) -- For the first time in years, Coca-Cola is introducing a new Coke flavor: Orange Vanilla. The new drink will hit shelves later this month. It's a way to encourage customers who are seeking more variety to stick with Coke rather than pick up a different soda, said...
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On Tuesday night, local businesses met to discuss resources and solutions they can utilize to fight the opioid crisis.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
February 05, 2019 - 8:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — On Tuesday night, local businesses met to discuss resources and solutions they can utilize to fight the opioid crisis. There's no group immune to having to deal with the opioid epidemic, which is why the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia held a meeting to...
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Richard Drew/AP Photo, file
February 01, 2019 - 9:30 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Goldman Sachs Group's board is taking steps to slash its top executives' 2018 compensation, depending on the outcome of investigations into the investment bank's role in the ransacking of a multibillion-dollar Malaysian state investment fund. In a filing with the Securities and...
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KYW Newsradio, file
January 29, 2019 - 3:36 pm
CBS-- Gamestop, the nation's largest independent seller of video games, is ending efforts to find a buyer. The company's stock price tumbled 25 percent in early-morning trading, with investors seemingly questioning the brick-and-mortar retailer's prospects as more consumers download games online...
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N.J. state capitol
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David Madden
January 24, 2019 - 4:40 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey’s bid for a $15 an hour minimum wage by 2024 has cleared an assembly committee on a largely partisan vote with Democrats in favor and Republicans against it. Some three dozen people on both sides of the question made impassioned pleas to the Assembly Labor...
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Pennsylvania's oldest licensed restaurant and bar closes it's doors Saturday night.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
January 17, 2019 - 6:29 pm
BLUE BELL (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania's oldest licensed restaurant and bar closes it's doors Saturday night. Luke Myers, bar manager at the Broad Axe Tavern, says the new owner of the restaurant had been running this historic business for a decade now. "The restaurant that was here before,...
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Stephen B. Morton/ AP Photo, File
January 13, 2019 - 10:44 pm
BEIJING (AP) — China's trade growth slowed in 2018 as a tariff battle with Washington heated up and global consumer demand weakened. Exports rose 7.1 percent, customs data showed Monday, down from the 7.9 percent reported earlier for 2017. Import growth declined to 12.9 percent from the previous...
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June 28, 2018; Trenton, NJ, USA; New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy during a press conference as he talks about the budget impasse.
Chris Pedota/NorthJersey.com via USA TODAY NETWORK
David Madden
January 09, 2019 - 3:51 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — An audit conducted by the New Jersey State Controller has found major discrepancies in a tax incentive program that’s been in place for more than a decade to lure and keep businesses in the state. The audit of the Economic Development Authority’s 11-year-old tax...
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FILE- In this Dec. 12, 2018, file photo trader Gregory Rowe works at the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, in New York.
AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File
December 17, 2018 - 6:19 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Another day of big losses knocked U.S. stocks to their lowest levels in more than a year Monday. Selling was widespread. Investors dumped high-growth technology and retail companies as well as steadier, high-dividend companies. Hospitals and health insurers slumped after a federal...
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