Industries

St. Louis businessman's criticism of police spurs backlash

Sep 21, 2017

The owner of a chain of popular St. Louis-area pizza restaurants and a police union leader say they're hoping to arrange a meeting after the businessman's social media criticism of officers led to a boycott

Original Trix, made with artificial colors, is coming back

Sep 21, 2017

Trix is back to its old tricks: The colorful cereal will once again be made artificial dyes and ingredients, less than two years after the ingredients were banished from the cereal

Federal employees ordered to attend anti-leaking classes

Sep 21, 2017

Employees at the Environmental Protection Agency are attending mandatory training sessions this week to reinforce their compliance with laws and rules against leaking classified or sensitive government information

Mercedes to invest $1B in Alabama for electric SUVs

Sep 21, 2017

Mercedes-Benz says it will invest $1 billion in Alabama facilities as it launches a new line of electric SUVs

Consumer packaging group to reduce confusing food labels

Sep 21, 2017

"Display Until?" "Best Before?" Some of the biggest consumer goods companies aim to simplify food date labels to cut down on shopper confusion

Canadian mining company not suspending investments in Greece

Sep 21, 2017

A Canadian mining company that is one of Greece's largest foreign investors says it will not suspend operations in the country as it had threatened to do earlier this month

The Latest: Spain hires ferries for more police in Catalonia

Sep 21, 2017

Unions representing Spanish security forces say authorities have hired three ferries to accommodate some of the additional police officers dispatched to Catalonia for the Oct. 1 independence referendum

Mercedes-Benz to invest $1 billion in Alabama, add 600 jobs

Sep 21, 2017

Carmaker Mercedes-Benz announced Thursday that it will invest $1 billion to set up electric vehicle production at its Tuscaloosa, Alabama plant and to build a battery factory nearby, moves it said would create 600 new jobs

An accounting for meteorological violence among insurers

Sep 21, 2017

Allstate expects $593 million in insurance losses for August due to Hurricane Harvey

Tesla denies claims that it tried to block unionizing effort

Sep 21, 2017

Tesla denies claims that it tried to block unionizing effort at its California factory

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