FAA: 2 weeks to reopen Chicago-area control center

|Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

The Federal Aviation Administration says it will take about two weeks to fully reopen a Chicago-area control center where an act of sabotage brought the city's two international airports to a halt last week.

Asian stocks mostly lower after US declines

| |Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

Asian stocks were mostly lower Tuesday after Wall Street's losses overnight and pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, a major financial center, added to worries about political risk.

Contracts to buy US homes slide in August

| |Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

Fewer Americans signed contracts to buy homes in August, suggesting that real estate sales will remain sluggish over the next few months.

ATM fees keep climbing, survey says

| |Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

The penalty for using an ATM that is not affiliated with your bank rose 5 percent over the past year.

Safety agency studying Toyota acceleration problem

| |Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

A U.S. safety agency is looking into a car owner's allegations that older Toyota Corollas can accelerate unexpectedly at low speeds and cause crashes, reviving a problem that appeared to be in the automaker's past.

Bagel company Einstein Noah sold for $364.5M

|Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

The owner of Einstein Bros. Bagels and other, similar chains is being acquired by investment group JAB Holding for about $364.5 million.

US consumer spending up 0.5 percent in August

| |Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

Americans boosted spending by a healthy amount in August, offering welcome evidence that the economy is on solid footing heading into the final quarter of the year.

More apartments planned for Fort Worth’s south side on Jennings

| |Sunday, Sep. 28, 2014

A Louisiana developer plans to start construction next year on a 217-unit complex near Broadway Baptist Church, while the Ridgmar Square apartments once owned by the Smothers Brothers have changed hands again.

Marijuana industry makes political donations

| |Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

The entrepreneurs of the young U.S. marijuana industry are taking another step into the mainstream, becoming political donors who use some of their profits to support cannabis-friendly candidates and ballot questions that could bring legal pot to more states.

Tibco to be sold to private equity firm for $3.98B

|Monday, Sep. 29, 2014

Tibco Software Inc. said Monday that it is selling itself to private equity firm Vista Equity Partners for about $3.98 billion.