• By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    BEST BUY: FISCAL 1Q EARNINGS SNAPSHOT

    Best Buy Co. on Thursday reported fiscal first-quarter earnings of $265 million. The Richfield, Minnesota-based company said it had...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANKERS HOLD OUT HOPE FOR GROWTH REBOUND

    Top officials at the European Central Bank at their last meeting held on to their hopes for a return to stronger economic growth in...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    SOUTHERN INDIANA HIGHWAY LANES REOPEN AFTER SINKHOLE REPAIRS

    State transportation officials say a portion of a southern Indiana highway has reopened after it was closed because of a sinkhole....

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    THE LATEST: OFFICIAL: BEIJING OPEN TO TRADE TALKS WITH US

    The Latest on trade tensions between the United States and China : 6:10 p.m. China's foreign ministry says the country is open to resuming...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    MODI'S PARTY POISED FOR SWEEP AS INDIAN VOTES ARE COUNTED

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi party claimed it had won re-election with a commanding lead in Thursday's vote count, while the...

    Market, Election
  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    OTSEGO COUNTY GETS STATE GRANT FOR POLLUTED SITE REUSE

    Michigan officials have awarded $52,300 to Otsego County to investigate a polluted site for future redevelopment. The Michigan Department...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    PATH PASSENGERS NEED CASH, TROUBLE PROCESSING CREDIT

    Passengers who ride PATH trains between New Jersey and New York City better bring cash. The Port Authority says it is still unable...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    BUILD YOUR FINANCIAL RESILIENCE

    What would happen if you suddenly lost a paycheck or had to pay $500 for an unexpected car repair or urgent medical care? For millions...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    PLASTICS MAKER INVESTING $9.5M IN MISSISSIPPI, HIRING 50

    A plastics maker is expanding in north Mississippi, investing $9.5 million and hiring 50 workers over four years. United Solutions...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    DEUTSCHE BANK READY FOR MORE CUTS AS SHARE PRICE SAGS

    The CEO of Deutsche Bank says he is ready to make "tough cuts" as he aims to strengthen the struggling bank's profitability and raise...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    FRUIT OF THE LOOM LOSING ABOUT 100 JOBS, MOST IN KENTUCKY

    Fruit of the Loom says it is cutting about 100 jobs, mostly at its headquarters in Kentucky. News outlets report the Bowling Green-based...

    Technology, Bowling
  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    THE LATEST: MODI'S PARTY BUILDS ON LEAD IN INDIA VOTE COUNT

    The Latest on India's general elections results : 2:30 p.m. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his party have a commanding lead...

    Election
  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    LOUISIANA HOUSE AGREES TO PAY SHERIFFS MORE TO HOUSE INMATES

    The Louisiana House has unanimously agreed to boost the amount the state pays parish sheriffs for housing state inmates in local jails,...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    KENTUCKY STATE GRANTS WILL USE OLD TIRES TO REPAVE ROADWAYS

    Kentucky's Division of Waste Management is giving grants to five counties to used recycled rubber tires to repave roadways. The $502,000...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    JURY RULES AGAINST EX-DELAWARE PROFESSOR ARRESTED AT PROTEST

    A federal jury has ruled against a former Delaware State University professor who sued officials at the historically black school after...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    VIRGINIA TO CELEBRATE FISHING WITH OPEN HOUSES AT HATCHERIES

    The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries is hosting open houses at five of its cold water fish hatcheries. The open houses...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    A ‘VIOLENT TORNADO' HAS TOUCHED DOWN IN MISSOURI

    A "violent tornado" touched down in Jefferson City, Missouri, causing heavy damage Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service....

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    POLITICS, KILLINGS STIFLE WOLF RECOVERY AMID HEFTY PRICE TAG

    Illegal killings and longstanding political resistance have undercut the return of two species of endangered wolves to the wild, frustrating...

  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    CHINA HAS MORE WEAPONS IN US TARIFF WAR BUT DO THEY WORK?

    Looking for ways to hit back at Washington as a tariff fight escalates, President Xi Jinping and his economy czar visited a Chinese...

    Economy
  • By Miami Herald   -   May 23, 2019

    RUNAWAY BARGES THREATEN DAM IN ANOTHER DAY OF MIDWEST STORMS

    Two barges broke loose and floated swiftly down the swollen Arkansas River in eastern Oklahoma on Wednesday, spreading alarm downstream...