Stocks end little changed as Europe worries ease

Stocks finished about where they started Friday as investors balanced positive signs for the U.S. economy with a looming deadline for a deficit-cutting committee in Congress. Steep declines earlier...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Business Briefs

Airborne Media, E7 Systems create alliance Durango-based Airborne Media Group Inc. announces the formation of a strategic technical alliance with Durango-based E7 Systems to further its software,...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Italy’s poor and unemployed growing, invisible to tourists

ROME – They line up at soup kitchens by the thousands. Individual debt is rising, savings are eroding and many young people have simply given up, staying home without studying or even looking for a...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Holiday Inn is moving into town

Almost a year after a downtown Durango hotel dropped the Holiday Inn name and went independent, the company is building a new hotel in town.The four-story, 116-room Holiday Inn will be located on...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Congress to cut out $1M plus bonuses

WASHINGTON – Congress is seeking to end the practice of paying million-dollar bonuses to executives at government-controlled mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.The House Financial Services...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Oil rises, seniors leave

WILLISTON, N.D. After living all of her 82 years in the same community, Lois Sinness left her hometown this month, crying and towing a U-Haul packed with her every possession.She didn’t want to go,...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Stocks edge higher on retail gains

NEW YORK – A day of broad swings in the stock market ended with modest gains Tuesday, as investors balanced an increase in U.S. retail sales with Europe’s lingering debt crisis. The Dow Jones...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Eurozone sees a looming recession

LONDON – The economy of the 17-nation euro bloc avoided contracting in the third quarter, thanks mainly to Germany and France, but is widely expected to fall into recession imminently as a result...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Boomers’ anxiety about retirement grows

WASHINGTON – A majority of baby boomers say they have taken a financial hit in the last three years, and most now doubt that they will be financially secure after they retire, according to a new...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Gluten-free finds market

A Redmesa mom who began baking gluten-free items at home to protect her children’s health, has turned the labor of love into a paying commercial venture.Melinda Wood, who has one child with severe...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Business Briefs

Blue Ribbon announces expansion Blue Ribbon Properties is expanding its real-estate services to include property management in addition to real-estate sales and leasing.Blue Ribbon services Durango...

DATE: Nov. 12, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Oil again flirting with $100 per barrel

NEW YORK – Oil prices are soaring again, but motorists don’t need to worry – yet.The price of crude has jumped 22 percent since the beginning of October and is nearing $100 a barrel. For most of...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

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