Financial

(New York, NY) -- Stocks are closing in negative territory amid concerns over increased fighting between Ukraine and Russian forces. After closing above two-thousand for two straight days, the S&P 500 dropped three points to end the session at 19-97. The Dow Jones Industrial...
(Undated) -- The head of American International Group will be stepping down early after learning that his cancer has worsened. AIG's Bob Benmosche told Bloomberg News recently that he only has nine months to one year to live. The 70-year-old president and CEO had planned to step...
(Washington, DC) -- The U.S. economy is doing just fine, according to the government's latest GDP report. Gross domestic product rose 4-point-2-percent in the second quarter, which was more than was forecast. The Commerce Department says corporate profits showed the most...
(Undated) -- Dollar General executives say they're still committed to buying rival Family Dollar. The announcement comes as Dollar General reports second quarter earnings of more than 251-million dollars today. The 83-cents per share profit matches analysts' estimates. Family...
(Undated) -- First-time claims for unemployment benefits are mostly flat this week. This morning's figures from the Labor Department show 298-thousand Americans filing claims for benefits. That's down a thousand from the previous week's revised figure. The steepest increases in...
(San Francisco, CA) -- Apple's continuing battle to stop the sales of some older model Samsung smartphones is on temporary hold. A federal judge in San Francisco ruled against Apple yesterday, denying a request for a ban on sales of nine Samsung models. Apple has been seeking a...
(Undated) -- The ousted CEO of the Market Basket supermarket chain is back after winning his bid to buy the company. Employees and customers are celebrating after they protested and boycotted the 71 Market Basket stores in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Maine when Arthur T...
(San Francisco, CA) -- Lending Club is going public. The online marketplace for loans filed the paperwork Wednesday and is looking to raise 500-million dollars from its IPO. Lending Club has reported a net revenue of close to 87-million dollars in the first half of 2014. That's...
(Edina, MN) -- Ice Cream giant Dairy Queen says they could have been the victim of a possible data breach. The Edina, Minnesota based company is warning customers that their information could be at risk. An investigation began after Security.com discovered more than 50 cases of...