- Whataburger changes breakfast times, citing egg shortages Updated: Jun-01-15 8:52 pm
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas - Whataburger says it is limiting its breakfast-serving hours, citing egg shortages due to the Midwest bird flu crisis.
- Exec: Takata urges new-design inflators or rival-made ones Updated: Jun-01-15 5:57 pm
WASHINGTON - A top executive says Takata Corp. is encouraging automakers to replace defective air bag inflators with newly designed ones from the company, or with those made by competitors that don't include a volatile chemical.
- Woman assaulted on cruise sues Holland America Updated: Jun-01-15 5:45 pm
SEATTLE - A woman who was assaulted on a cruise ship has filed a federal lawsuit against Holland America claiming it fails to oversee its workers and provide adequate security.
- Cyclists ride in support of proposed Waterloo brewery Updated: Jun-01-15 4:53 pm
WATERLOO, Iowa - Supporters are putting a little sweat behind their effort to draw attention to the proposed transformation of a former Wonder Bread bakery in Waterloo into a production brewery.
- Intel buys into chips powering cloud computing, smarter cars Updated: Jun-01-15 3:47 pm
NEW YORK - Intel is buying chip designer Altera for about $16.7 billion in cash to expand its reach into new chip markets that are powering the wireless revolution, smarter cars and more.
- Memphis-based food company expanding Virginia operation Updated: Jun-01-15 3:24 pm
RICHMOND, Virginia - Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says a Memphis-based food company is adding a warehouse and logistics center to its Henry County manufacturing operation.
- Kroger to add 650 jobs at new Cincinnati-area centers Updated: Jun-01-15 2:12 pm
CINCINNATI - Kroger Co. will bring some 650 jobs to new centers in a Cincinnati suburb, officials said Monday.
- New Jersey bill would let voters decide on 3 casinos by NYC Updated: Jun-01-15 2:11 pm
TRENTON, New Jersey - Atlantic City's monopoly on casino gambling in the state, enshrined in law and fiercely protected by politicians for nearly 40 years, began to crumble Monday as lawmakers introduced a bill that would let voters decide whether to allow three new casinos in northern New Jersey, just outside New York City.
- Justices boost workplace religious protections Updated: Jun-01-15 1:18 pm
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court strengthened civil rights protections Monday for employees and job applicants who need special treatment in the workplace because of their religious beliefs.
- KFC sues Chinese companies for online rumors about its food Updated: Jun-01-15 1:10 pm
BEIJING - Restaurant operator KFC said Monday it filed a lawsuit against three companies in China whose social media accounts spread false claims about its food, including that its chickens have eight legs.
- BlackBerry and Ryan Seacrest's Typo reach settlement Updated: Jun-01-15 11:58 am
NEW YORK - BlackBerry said Monday that it reached a patent infringement settlement with Typo, a maker of iPhone keyboards co-founded by "American Idol" host Ryan Seacrest. The Canadian smartphone maker had accused Typo of ripping off its design.
- Ohio farmers taking precautions to limit avian flu Updated: Jun-01-15 11:44 am
DAYTON, Ohio - Ohio egg farmers are taking extra steps to protect their flocks from the avian flu, which has led to 40 million dead birds in the United States.
- GM to invest $119M for components production in Michigan Updated: Jun-01-15 9:31 am
WYOMING, Michigan - General Motors Co. plans to invest $119 million in tools and equipment to support production of future vehicle components in western Michigan.
- Woman held on charges she robbed dollar store, cut manager Updated: Jun-01-15 8:47 am
BELLEVUE, Pennsylvania - A woman has been jailed on charges she robbed a Pittsburgh-area dollar store and stabbed the manager.
- Bangladesh files murder charges in 2013 building collapse Updated: Jun-01-15 5:52 am
DHAKA, Bangladesh - Authorities in Bangladesh filed murder charges Monday against dozens of people for their roles in the 2013 collapse of a garment factory building that killed more than 1,100 people.
- US gas prices rise 4 cents a gallon; big hikes may be ending Updated: May-31-15 1:58 pm
CAMARILLO, California - The average price of gasoline has increased 4 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.84 a gallon.
- 5th generation takes over family's Brookings furniture store Updated: May-31-15 12:28 pm
BROOKINGS, South Dakota - A fifth generation is taking over a family-owned furniture store in Brookings that has been open for 134 years.
- EXCHANGE: Hard-cider sales on the rise in Southern Illinois Updated: May-31-15 11:46 am
COBDEN, Illinois - Seven years ago, Brad Genung took a healthy gamble.
- Moonshine continues to permeate East Tennessee culture Updated: May-31-15 10:58 am
GATLINBURG, Tennessee - The city's first jar of legal moonshine was sold July 3, 2010.
- Public offered a chance to 'meet your milk' at UNH Updated: May-31-15 10:22 am
DURHAM, New Hampshire - The University of New Hampshire is holding a "meet your milk" event to give people the chance to see a working dairy farm.
- Clay County's only grocery store closes Updated: May-31-15 9:48 am
CLAY, West Virginia - When Ashley Owens' husband came home one night this week, he asked the same thing so many do after work: "What's for dinner?"
- Chaves County drops commissioner who supports marijuana farm Updated: May-30-15 5:29 pm
ROSWELL, New Mexico - After the chairman of a joint city-county commission supported a controversial marijuana farm proposal, commissioners in Chaves County voted Thursday not to reappoint him to the board.
- Louisville convention center to close for 2-year remodel Updated: May-30-15 1:50 pm
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Plans to shut down the Kentucky International Convention Center for two years while it undergoes an expansion have downtown business owners worried about the economic impact on the neighborhood.
- Bob Evans to sell, lease back Ohio headquarters, 2 plants Updated: May-30-15 11:52 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Restaurant operator Bob Evans Farms Inc. is putting up a for sale sign on its new headquarters just outside Columbus along with two food manufacturing plants as part of stock buyback plan.
- Pork producers buoyed by new Sioux City plant Updated: May-30-15 10:50 am
SIOUX CITY, Iowa - Ken Gard's 50-year history of marketing hogs in Sioux City ended - at least temporarily - with the closing of the John Morrell plant in April 2010.