NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks rose Friday following a better-than-expected U.S. jobs report, and the strong finish pushed the Standard & Poor's 500 index to its third straight weekly gain despite some weakness...
Eight City Council members supported measures to prohibit additional gambling opportunities within Philadelphia's borders. Council will take a final vote next week.
Philly group rallies over net neutrality as the Federal Communications Commission schedule Dec. 14 vote. It was part of a nationwide movement. They say they fear the future.
Comcast considers Sky's technology superior to European rivals, a key reason it's interested in buying Fox's assets, according to person familiar with the matter.
Fibrocell is developing cell-based therapies for rare skin and connective-tissue diseases. The company is selling 13.6 million shares of its common stock to raise money.
Comcast Corp. - the object of Sen. Franken's scorn - won't be unhappy to see him go. Franken had been a dangerous foe who galvanized opposition to Comcast's deal for Time Warner Cable.
Moorestown-based Destination Maternity's stock price dropped again, to just over $2 a share, after the retailer posted sluggish third-quarter and nine-month earnings Thursday morning.
Here's a ranking of the Philly area's fastest growing companies.
The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine received approval from its accreditation agency to open a new medical school in southwestern Georgia, with the goal of training doctors to serve rural communities. The new campus will supplement an existing branch campus near Atlanta.
NEW YORK (AP) - The price of bitcoin swung wildly Thursday, rising to more than $19,000 only to fall sharply within minutes, as both the euphoria and anxiety surrounding the virtual currency escalated just days before trading in bitcoin futures begins on a major U.S. exchange.
The app GetVetsHelp helps veterans get help for substance abuse to suicide prevention to apartments preventing homelessness. GetVetsHelp can even order a Lyft car for veterans to reach a nearby V.A. hospital.
Moody's Investors Service on Tuesday gave the U.S. higher education sector a negative outlook for next year, predicting that aggregate annual operating revenue growth will come in at 3.5 percent while expenses increase by 4 percent.
The new rules would require more consumer disclosures and ban early termination fees after suppliers have notified customers their contracts are about to expire.