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The Leadership Agenda: On Saturday, Philip Rinaldi dug into a plate of linguine Alfredo served at a South Philadelphia union banquet hall, where the chief executive officer of Philadelphia Energy Solutions L.L.C. was among the guests of honor.
WARMINSTER Bucks County business owner William H. Marsh said he expected to pay a "substantial fine" after a federal regulator executed a warrant to inspect his steel-products manufacturing plant Monday.
The U.S. government ended up losing $10.5 billion on the General Motors bailout, but it says the alternative would have been far worse.
The Street: This year - the various calls have been met mostly with, well, little in the way of new names. Is that because there are fewer bad CEOs? Nah. It's simpler than that: We're in a momentum-driven bull market, silly, and rising stock prices hide all sins.
George Vanwyck Alles, 74, of Media, a DuPont Co. executive, died Monday, Nov. 25, of complications from lymphoma at his home.
George E. Norcross III said Monday that he had bought out one of his partners in the company that owns The Inquirer, becoming the majority owner of the newspaper as he and other partners battle in court over control of the company.
In the Region Penn Nat. spin-off buys firm Gaming & Leisure Properties Inc., which was spun off from Penn National Gaming Inc. last month, has announced...
When a big public company spins off a division, that is sometimes very good for shareholders. In the case of SLM Corp. (SLM) - better known as Sallie Mae, the student loan giant - it might not get a high grade.
WASHINGTON - Americans' wealth reached an all-time high this summer, buoyed by record-setting stock prices and a healthy recovery in home values.
NEW YORK - The stock market notched another record close Monday after a big acquisition in the food industry. Hope for a longer-term budget deal in Washington helped.
CAN I CONFESS? There was one time when I got into credit-card trouble, and it scared me quite a bit. I had a department-store credit card.
RAJIN, North Korea (AP) - Many of the ways in which this dusty, windswept area differs from most of North Korea are easiest to see at night.
BERLIN (AP) - Car maker BMW AG says its sales were up 2.7 percent in November compared with a year earlier, putting the company on course for a record year thanks to strong demand in China and the U.S.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Congress' easy renewal of an expiring ban on undetectable plastic guns belies the larger reality that one year after the horrific school shooting in Newtown, Conn., major new firearms restrictions have little chance of enactment anytime soon.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Need a hand lifting something? A robotic device invented by University of Pennsylvania engineering students can help its wearer carry an additional 40 pounds.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Monday's auction to their lowest levels in five weeks.
RECORD CLOSE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index eked out another record close after stocks built on a solid gain from Friday, when the government reported strong hiring in November. Stocks have been marching higher this year on a combination of rising corporate earnings and Federal Reserve stimulus.
NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Cabot Oil & Gas Co., which claimed 15 of the 20 most-productive Marcellus Shale natural-gas wells during the first half of this year, reported more eye-popping numbers Monday for its Susquehanna County operations.