Some of Jefferson City’s largest companies aren’t paying thousands of dollars in taxes. And local officials are okay with it. Actually, it was their idea.
The latest batch of corporate results helped nudge the stock market to a slight gain Wednesday, snapping a three-day slump. Another drop in oil prices held indexes back.
A string of deals involving rooftop solar companies has shown both the appeal and potential of the business — and limits to investor enthusiasm.
Companies have learned to use Facebook, Instagram and other social media to drum up business and now they’re finding ways to exploit two new apps, Periscope and Meerkat.
The copper network behind landline phones, a communications mainstay for more than a century, is going away, as cable and fiber-optics lines come along with faster Internet speeds.
Netflix stirred envy in sleep-deprived parents nationwide by saying it will give its employees up to a year of paid leave following the birth or adoption of a child.
About 1.8 million households that got financial help for health insurance under President Barack Obama’s law now have issues with their tax returns that could jeopardize their subsidies next year.
Orders to U.S. factories increased in June, and a key category that reflects business investment plans posted a modest rise.
Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 322,000 sedans worldwide because side air bags can inflate if doors are slammed too hard.
Deere is recalling more than 2,000 lawn tractors because the brake arm can fail and cause a crash. There have been no reports of injuries, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said Tuesday.
The Kraft Heinz Co. is voluntarily recalling about 36,000 cases of Kraft Singles cheese products because some of the packaging film may stick to the slices and pose a choking hazard.
U.S. stocks fell for a third straight day Tuesday as investors assessed some disappointing earnings reports.
Delta Air Lines had a major change of heart about shipping hunting trophies, announcing Monday afternoon that it would no longer accept lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies.
Another bad day for the energy sector pulled down stocks on Monday.
More Americans are buying cars that say “look at me.”
Hy-Vee in Jefferson City began offering free same-day delivery or in-store pickup for $100 online shopping orders over the last couple of weeks.
Metro Business College began its first semester in Jefferson City 30 years ago in August 1985.
In Jefferson City
Jefferson City issued 45 building permits during July 2015.
Stone Hill Winery in Hermann had another successful competition bringing home seven out of 12 Best of Class Awards at the 2015 Missouri Wine Competition.
Weeks of record rainfalls drenched Don Lamb's cornfields this summer, drowning some plants and leaving others yellowed, 2 feet tall and capable of producing little, if any, grain.