Posts Tagged Business

Coal miner Peabody’s 1Q loss more than doubles

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Coal miner Peabody Energy Corp. said Thursday its first-quarter loss more than doubled on weak prices, falling short of Wall Street expectations.

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Minding the tax bite in fund investing

NEW YORK (AP) — How painful was tax season for you?

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RBC Heritage working to keep backing

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — RBC Heritage tournament director Steve Wilmot doesn’t want to return to the dark, sponsor-less days of just a few years ago when his longtime PGA Tour stop didn’t know if it would make it through to the next year. So everyone connected with the event is making sure that won’t happen.

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Gadget Watch: Whistle, a fitness tracker for dogs

This product image provided by Whistle Labs, Inc. shows a dog wearing a new device, called Whistle, that lets pet owners track how much exercise _ or sleep _ their four-legged friends are getting. (AP Photo/Whistle Labs, Inc.)

NEW YORK (AP) — Bad news for lazy dogs: A new device, called Whistle, lets pet owners track how much exercise — or sleep — their four-legged friends are getting.

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Miami Beach opposes Beckham’s soccer stadium plan

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Building a Major League Soccer stadium at PortMiami would create a traffic nightmare, according to officials and residents in the neighboring city.

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