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Battling back against tax cuts in neighboring Kansas, Missouri lawmakers gave final approval Thursday to an income tax cut for businesses and individuals that could reduce state revenues by about $700 million annually when fully phased in.
American Airlines has agreed to pay $24.9 million to settle $162 million in potential fines that were proposed by U.S. safety regulators.
California's attorney general sued one of the nation's largest banks Thursday, alleging that JPMorgan Chase & Co. used illegal tactics in its efforts to collect debts from more than 100,000 credit card holders.
A worldwide gang of criminals stole a total of $45 million in a matter of hours by hacking their way into a database of prepaid debit cards and then draining cash machines around the globe, federal prosecutors said Thursday — and outmoded U.S. card technology may be partly to blame.
McDonald’s is cutting the Angus burger from its menu.
AT&T is launching a prepaid cellphone service — Aio Wireless.
The dollar rose above 100 yen for the first time in more than four years Friday as currency traders persist in selling the Japanese currency in reaction to Tokyo’s aggressive credit-easing moves.
Hawthorn Bancshares of Jefferson City announced today that its Board of Directors approved a quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per common share, payable July 1, 2013 to common shareholders of record on June 15, 2013.
Missouri businesses and individuals could eventually reap around $700 million annually in tax savings under legislation passed Wednesday by the state Senate that is intended to keep up with Kansas in an ongoing battle for businesses.
Convicted ex-Enron Corp. CEO Jeffrey Skilling’s more than 24-year prison sentence for his role in the once mighty energy giant’s collapse could be reduced by as many as 10 years if a federal judge approves an agreement reached Wednesday between prosecutors and defense attorneys.
Judges on a federal appeals court panel spoke excitedly Wednesday about Google Inc.’s plan to create the world’s largest digital library, signaling that the court has a favorable opinion about the value of the project.
Wyoming’s senior U.S. senator said he plans to unveil legislation Thursday that would allow states to collect royalties directly from companies that produce minerals from federal lands.
Coca-Cola says it will make lower-calorie options and clear calorie labeling more widely available around the world, intensifying a push against critics who say its drinks pack on the pounds.
Delta Air Lines will start paying a quarterly dividend and buy back some of its shares — investor-friendly moves common in other industries but rare for airlines.
JPMorgan says federal energy regulators are investigating some of its bidding practices in power markets.