IRS letters warn millions about health insurance penalty

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 11:25

WASHINGTON — If you haven’t signed up for health insurance, you may soon be getting a not-too-subtle nudge from the taxman.

Millennials are falling behind their boomer parents

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 11:14

SOUTH MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin — Baby Boomers: your millennial children are worse off than you.

Auto show concepts: Would you build them or forget them?

Sat, 01/14/2017 - 11:02

DETROIT — Car companies don’t just show current models at auto shows. They also unveil prototypes that could be built in the future. These so-called concept cars help them gauge the public’s reaction to new designs or technology. They can also amp up excitement about a company’s future.

Outdoor store opens in Conway

Fri, 01/13/2017 - 16:19

If one has a need for an outdoor activity, H2:4 Outdoors can help.

General Motors exudes optimism, raises outlook for 2017

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 19:42

DETROIT — Optimistic executives at General Motors say strong sales in two core markets, the U.S. and China, along with cost-cutting will power the company to higher profits in 2017.

World Bank forecasting brighter prospects for 2017

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 19:36

WASHINGTON — The World Bank is forecasting the global economy will accelerate slightly in 2017 after turning in the worst performance last year since the 2008 financial crisis.

Johnson & Johnson to reveal average drug price increases

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 19:34

Johnson & Johnson plans next month to disclose average price increases of its prescription drugs, as the industry tries to calm the storm over soaring prices.

US job openings, quits rise, pointing to modest hiring ahead

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 18:15

WASHINGTON — U.S. employers posted more jobs in November and quitting also increased — signs that job gains and wages may increase in the months ahead.

IRS to delay tax refunds for millions of low-income families

Tue, 01/10/2017 - 18:04

WASHINGTON — The IRS is delaying tax refunds for more than 40 million low-income families this year as the agency steps up efforts to fight identity theft and fraud.

Stoby’s starts rebuilding process

Sat, 01/07/2017 - 12:42

The rebuilding of Stoby’s Restaurant on Donaghey Avenue has started.