Asian stocks sag as US growth jitters mount

| |Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

Asian stock markets sank Thursday after a torrid session on Wall Street triggered by jitters the recovery in the world's No. 1 economy is weakening.

Fort Worth considered a key market for Rolls-Royce

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

The luxury-car maker was recently in North Texas to launch its Ghost Series II model, which starts at $287,000.

Another indoor ski complex is proposed, this time in Grand Prairie

| |Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

The developers hope to start construction in January on Grand Alps Village, which would include a 300-room Hard Rock Hotel.

Whole Foods to roll out rankings for produce

| |Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

Whole Foods plans to start rolling out a system that ranks fruits and vegetables as "good," "better" or "best" based on the supplier's farming practices.

Success for 2nd station spacewalk in 2 weeks

| |Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

Spacewalking astronauts replaced a failed electrical unit at the International Space Station on Wednesday, restoring full power to the orbiting lab.

France risks humiliating 'fail' in EU budget test

| |Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

Pencils down, papers over.

Greece returns to market spotlight with nosedive

| |Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

After months out of the spotlight, Greece was back at the center of Europe's financial troubles on Wednesday, when concerns over the stability of the government and its bailout program triggered a massive sell-off in stocks and bonds.

Brazilian pair boosts bid for Chiquita to $658M

|Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

Two Brazilian companies are raising their bid for banana company Chiquita to approximately $658 million.

US retail sales fell in September on autos and gas

| |Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

U.S. retail sales retreated in September as purchases of autos, gasoline, furniture and clothing slowed, a sign that recent job gains have yet to significantly boost consumer spending.

Bank of America earnings slump on legal settlement

| |Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014

Bank of America, the second-largest U.S. bank by assets, said Wednesday that its earnings slumped in the third quarter after it agreed to a settlement with the government over its sale of mortgage-backed securities.