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  • Ryerson steel firm has long Chicago history but weak IPO

    In the century after its conception on the banks of the Chicago River in 1842, Ryerson grew into the nation's largest steel distributor and a Chicago institution, employing thousands in the area and leaving the Ryerson family name stamped on art...
  • Apple Completes $3 Billion Beats Deal

    Beats Electronics and Beats Music is now officially part of Apple. In a "Welcome to the family" post on its website Friday, Apple said that the $3 billion has officially closed. "Today we are excited to officially welcome Beats Music and Beats...
  • Newsmaker Q&A: Josh Parrish, Nature Conservancy director of land conservation

    The Nature Conservancy recently helped broker a deal in which the Walt Disney Co. will obtain carbon credits from the Bethlehem Authority, which owns sensitive woodlands surrounding the city's water supply in the Poconos. The deal provides the authority...
  • As 6,500 workers from three A.C. casinos await word on layoffs, a wider area braces for economic disaster

    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. The fallout over mass layoffs from three potential casino closings next month could have a severe impact on the New Jersey Shore economy, as those whose livelihoods depend on a thriving casino industry brace for the worst. Local...
  • More Angelenos are becoming street vendors amid weak economy

    More Angelenos are becoming street vendors amid weak economy
    Sitting at her street vending booth with products arrayed neatly on a sequined purple tablecloth, Jackie Lloyd reflects nostalgically on the days when she had a steady salary and regular hours. That was four years ago, before the 39-year-old was laid...
  • State employers to lay off more than 2,000 employees in coming months

    State employers to lay off more than 2,000 employees in coming months
    Illinois employers warned they will lay off more than 2,000 employees in the coming months, according to notices filed with state regulators. Twinkie maker Hostess said it will lay off 418 people from its plant in Schiller Park, which it is closing....
  • Rosneft struggles to grow as sanctions hit Russia's oil champion

    LONDON/MOSCOW (Reuters) - The Kremlin's prized oil firm Rosneft is cutting staff and production and selling stakes in Siberian fields in the strongest evidence to date that Western sanctions are hurting what was the world's fastest growing oil firm in...
  • Cost-cuts put gold miners between rock and a hard place

    (Reuters) - Deep cost cuts have helped to restore profits at gold miners pummeled by a one-third slide in bullion prices in the past three years, but the fix may only be short term and could be setting the industry up for even more long-term pain. The...
  • OBITUARY-Nothing taboo for Joan Rivers, queen of acid put-downs

    By Bill Trott Sept 4 (Reuters) - Joan Rivers, who became a comedic star with an act that was a mélange of insult, insecurity, over-the-top cattiness and a nothing-is-sacred philosophy, died on Thursday at the age of 81, her daughter Melissa Rivers said....
  • Warner Bros. CEO Confirms Layoffs in Memo to Staff

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Warner Bros. Entertainment chairman and CEO Kevin Tsujihara has told Warner Bros. employees that layoffs are coming at every level across the studio. The cuts are coming in the wake of a failed bid by Rupert Murdoch's News...
  • Allergan employees have mixed emotions as layoffs loom

    Allergan employees have mixed emotions as layoffs loom
    Feelings were mixed among Allergan Inc. employees one day after the Botox maker announced 1,500 job cuts, mostly in Southern California. Outside of Allergan’s Irvine campus, where the bulk of the 650 research and development jobs the company...