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US consumer confidence falls hard in November

November 27, 2015 WASHINGTON (AP) — Confidence in the economy eroded this month as Americans became more worried about the job market. more »»

Nestle confirms labor abuse among seafood suppliers

November 27, 2015 WASHINGTON (AP) — Impoverished migrant workers in Thailand are sold or lured by false promises and forced to catch and process fish that ends up in global food giant Nestle SA’s supply chains. more »»

$160 billion deal to combine Pfizer, Allergan raises outcry

November 24, 2015 By The Associated Press A $160 billion deal announced Monday to merge Pfizer and Allergan and create the world’s biggest drug company renewed the outcry in Washington over “inversions,” in whic... more »»

Area ranks 2nd on ‘least affected’ list

November 22, 2015 If you live in Williamsport or the surrounding area, your dollars are liable to bring you a lot more bang for the buck than many other places in the U.S. more »»

People in business

November 22, 2015 Senior vice president added to bank’s board Richard A. Grafmyre, president and CEO of Penns Woods Bancorp. Inc. and R. Edward Nestlerode, Jr., chairman of the board of Penns Woods Bancorp, Inc. more »»

Secret settlement for sugar, corn industries

November 22, 2015 LOS ANGELES (AP) — A bitter billion-dollar battle in the sweetener wars came to an end Friday as sugar processors and the makers of high fructose corn syrup announced a secret out-of-court settlement. more »»

Events and seminars

November 22, 2015 Seminar looks at 1st steps Have you been thinking about starting your own business, but don’t know where to begin? The Small Business Development Center of Lock Haven University will hold a “First... more »»

Nevada issues health guidelines for cryotherapy

November 22, 2015 LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada has created health guidelines for cryotherapy after a Las Vegas spa worker was found dead in a tank that subjects users to subzero temperatures, a treatment that experts say... more »»

Ford workers narrowly approve new contract

November 22, 2015 DETROIT (AP) — Ford workers narrowly approved a new four-year contract, wrapping up five months of negotiations between the United Auto Workers union and Detroit automakers. more »»

Marriott becomes world’s largest hotelier with Starwood purchase

November 17, 2015 NEW YORK (AP) — Hotel behemoth Marriott International is becoming even larger, taking over rival chain Starwood in a $1. more »»

‘McPick 2’: McDonald’s replacement for Dollar Menu

November 17, 2015 NEW YORK (AP) — It’s the Dollar Menu, take two. McDonald’s hopes it has a catchy, new deal that will be as hugely popular as its Dollar Menu. more »»

Company growing, diversifying

November 15, 2015 A Williamsport company has found growth through diversification and perhaps a bit of risk taking. more »»

New business spotlight on South Side Ink Tattoos

November 15, 2015 Jeannette Angelique Valceda-Miller has long had that artistic touch. Now, she permanently displays some of her works on her clients. more »»

People in business

November 15, 2015 Month’s listing agent named Kaitlyn Lewis, a licensed real estate agent, was named Coldwell Banker Penn One Real Estate’s Listing Agent of the month for the month of Octobe. more »»

Events and seminars

November 15, 2015 Workshop on Internet ‘Cloud’ The IMC will present a seminar on “Amazon Web Cloud Presentation” from 8 to 9 a.m., Wednesday, Center for Business and Workforce Development, 1127 W. Fourth St. more »»

Retail gets slammed as stocks have second-worst week of year

November 14, 2015 NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market slumped to its second-biggest weekly loss of the year Friday, breaking a streak of six consecutive weeks of gains. more »»

US stocks drop as traders worry about global growth

November 10, 2015 NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market stumbled Monday as investors worried that the global economy could be slowing just as last week’s blockbuster U.S. more »»

Ruling could expose GM to large verdicts in ignition cases

November 10, 2015 DETROIT (AP) — A federal bankruptcy judge has ruled that people suing General Motors over faulty ignition switches can seek punitive damages that could cost the company millions of dollars or more. more »»

VW diesel owners to get $1,000 in gift cards, vouchers

November 10, 2015 DETROIT (AP) — Owners of 482,000 diesel Volkswagens and Audis in the U.S. more »»



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