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ATLANTIC CITY - In the end, the Revel ball did not roll off the tower into the ocean, and no buyer emerged in the middle of the night to save the day.
Wharton students develop wireless, app-enabled smart thermometer that keeps a close watch on a child's fever no matter where parents are.
NEW YORK - Concerns over weaker global economic growth appeared to outweigh a pair of strong reports on the U.S. economy Tuesday, nudging stocks to a tiny loss.
PITTSBURGH - Researchers are looking at whether money from the Marcellus Shale natural gas boom helps children and families in regions where companies are drilling.
LOS ANGELES - As federal investigators worked Tuesday to determine who stole and posted nude photos of several female celebrities online, the images continued to be removed from various sites.
In the Region Crown buys Mexican can-maker Crown Holdings Inc., a Philadelphia manufacturer of food and beverage containers, said it agreed to buy...
A giant agribusiness company in Chicago is selling its global chocolate business to a Minneapolis firm, which could have a ripple effect on cocoa bean imports to the Port of Philadelphia and to South Jersey.
Comcast Corp. is getting its redneck on. The cable giant is expected to announce in Charlotte on Wednesday that it will replace Nationwide Insurance as title sponsor of the NASCAR Nationwide Series in a 10-year deal.
When Trump Plaza closes in two weeks, Atlantic City casinos will have 17,413 slot machines, fewer than half the total when Atlantic City's gambling revenue peaked at $5.2 billion in 2006.
The Street: Today we're taking a closer look at 12 stocks that Warren Buffett bought in the most recently reported quarter, based on Berkshire Hathaway's most recent quarterly 13F filing with the SEC, which reflects holdings as of June 30, 2014. They are ordered by position size.
The Street: It has been a long time since the stock market had a correction. Today we're going to look at the potential lows the major averages could see when we do get one.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - Gamblers at two Atlantic City casinos got in their final bets over Labor Day weekend as Revel Casino Hotel and the Showboat Casino Hotel became the latest victims of Atlantic City's drastic slide.
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a case that has labor and trade policy implications, the Obama administration on Tuesday rejected a request that would have immediately permitted a low-cost air carrier to begin flights between the U.S. and Europe while the government is still reviewing its application for new service.
NEW YORK (AP) - Home Depot may be the latest retailer to suffer a major credit card data breach.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A $10 billion investment fund backed by the Russian government that has avoided being targeted by U.S. economic sanctions over the invasion of Ukraine redesigned its website Tuesday and made it more difficult to find names of prominent U.S. and European executives on its international advisory board.
Apple says that some celebrity accounts were deliberately targeted and hacked, leading to the posting of nude photos online.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Kevin Durant is staying with Nike.
NEW YORK (AP) - McDonald's said it will monitor its suppliers in China more closely after a food-safety scandal in the country hurt the hamburger chain's sales and reputation.
AMSTERDAM (AP) - Dutch brewer Heineken NV says it has sold its packaging business in Mexico to Crown Holdings Inc. of the U.S. for $1.23 billion (940 million euros) to reduce debt.