- Apple Watch will be sold at some Best Buy stores Updated: Jul-27-15 5:02 pm
NEW YORK - The Apple Watch is heading to some Best Buy stores ahead of the holiday shopping season.
- Sales tax holiday approaching in Alabama Updated: Jul-26-15 9:49 am
DOTHAN, Alabama - An upcoming sales tax holiday is expected to offer Alabama shoppers savings on back-to-school supplies.
- French Quarter gay club sold at bankruptcy auction Updated: Jul-24-15 4:08 pm
NEW ORLEANS - Oz, which calls itself "New Orleans #1 gay dance club," has been sold for $8.17 million at a bankruptcy auction.
- EXCHANGE: Farmer markets give restaurants local food source Updated: Jul-24-15 8:55 am
DEKALB, Illinois - Area farmers markets once again have opened for the season, and for local chef Chad Warbort, that means an opportunity to look for new ingredients to sell at his restaurant, Tapa La Luna, at 226 E. Lincoln Highway in downtown DeKalb.
- 1885 home, 1 of Lansing's oldest, sold at auction for $16K Updated: Jul-24-15 6:56 am
LANSING, Michigan - One of Lansing's oldest homes has been sold at auction for $16,000.
- Report: Rauner campaign used gift cards to help get out vote Updated: Jul-23-15 7:07 pm
CHICAGO - Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's campaign handed out thousands of dollars in gift cards to people who helped get supporters to the polls during the November election, prompting questions about transparency and whether recipients should be considered volunteers or campaign staff.
- Buyer snags trophy believed to belong to Miss America 1926 Updated: Jul-22-15 6:02 pm
TULSA, Oklahoma - A private Americana collector was the winning and only bidder for a trophy believed to be the one awarded to Miss America 1926.
- Portland denies permit for marijuana farmers market Updated: Jul-21-15 10:29 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Portland's City Council is denying a permit to a group that wanted to hold a marijuana farmers market in a public park.
- Morgantown resident stands out from herd with 'Cow House' Updated: Jul-18-15 10:08 am
MORGANTOWN, West Virginia - Jennifer Forester lives in a pretty nice neighborhood.
- Cumming antique collector's cannonball detonated Updated: Jul-18-15 9:05 am
CUMMING, Georgia - Antiquing may not be the first answer when thinking of jobs that come with existential dangers, but when a Cumming woman unknowingly brought a live cannonball into her home last week, that's exactly what the situation exploded into.
- Historic Vicksburg property, contents to be auctioned Updated: Jul-17-15 10:42 am
VICKSBURG, Mississippi - The Old Feld Home in Vicksburg, with its prominent blue-tiled roof and Palladian arches, will be auctioned Saturday.
- EXCHANGE: Popularity, variety of farmers markets growing Updated: Jul-17-15 8:43 am
DECATUR, Illinois - Decatur is surrounded by lush farmland producing food most often destined for other locations. But with the arrival of summer farmers markets and roadside stands, some of that produce is being redirected straight to consumers who like the fresh food and connecting with local farmers.
- Amazon says 'Prime Day' will be annual event Updated: Jul-16-15 5:33 pm
Amazon says its "Prime Day" sale led to a sales surge and "hundreds of thousands" of new signups for its $99 annual Prime loyalty program. The company said it plans to make the sale an annual event.
- Wal-Mart sees shopping surge for rival sale to Amazon Updated: Jul-16-15 3:38 pm
NEW YORK - Wal-Mart says its counter-offensive against Amazon's big sale called Prime Day seemed to pay off.
- Northern Idaho city could ban smoking at farmers market Updated: Jul-16-15 11:55 am
MOSCOW, Idaho - A northern Idaho city may ban smoking at a farmers market over concerns from vendors and customers.
- California farmers market vendors may offer beer tasting Updated: Jul-15-15 4:58 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - Let the suds flow at California's farmers markets.
- Shoppers disappointed in much-hyped 'Prime Day' sales Updated: Jul-15-15 3:58 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Amazon aimed for Christmas in July with its much-hyped "Prime Day" sale. But some shoppers found a lump of coal instead.
- Shirley Temple's polka dot dress brings $75,000 at auction Updated: Jul-14-15 7:04 pm
KANSAS CITY, Missouri - A red polka dot dress that Shirley Temple wore in a 1934 movie has sold for $75,000 at an auction in Kansas City.
- Lawmakers send grocery worker protection bill to governor Updated: Jul-13-15 8:23 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - State lawmakers sent Gov. Jerry Brown a bill Monday to protect grocery workers in California from being fired for 90 days after a store changes ownership.
- Claims 'As Seen on TV' company scammed customers resolved Updated: Jul-13-15 6:19 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - A company known for its "As Seen on TV" products including the Pocket Hose has reached a settlement with state officials who said it used high-pressure sales tactics and made it difficult for customers to get refunds.
- Wal-Mart opens counter offensive against Amazon this week Updated: Jul-13-15 4:19 pm
NEW YORK - The online price fight as well as the bickering is heating up between Wal-Mart and Amazon.com, and it's not even the holiday shopping season.
- Lake Michigan lighthouse for sale through online auction Updated: Jul-12-15 3:07 pm
SKILLAGALEE ISLAND, Michigan - A lighthouse constructed in 1888 on an island in Lake Michigan is up for sale to the highest bidder.
- The Latest: The Muppets make their debut at Comic-Con Updated: Jul-11-15 7:18 pm
SAN DIEGO - Here's the latest from the Comic-Con International fan festival Saturday in and around the San Diego Convention Center (all times Pacific):
- Newington Farmers Market keeps the fresh food flowing Updated: Jul-11-15 3:06 am
NEWINGTON, Connecticut - It's all homegrown and handmade at the Newington Farmers Market.
- Herb Carneal items to be auctioned during MLB All-Star Week Updated: Jul-09-15 4:00 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota Twins memorabilia from Hall of Fame broadcaster Herb Carneal will be up for auction during MLB All-Star Week.