User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


78° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Friday Afternoon Business Brief

May 23, 2014, 1:34 PM by Brandon Van Westen

Friday Afternoon Business Brief
NEW YORK -

Stocks are higher on a quiet trading day ahead of the Memorial Day weekend and appear set to close out a week of solid gains. The S&Ps 500 has been trading above its all-time closing high and approaching the 1,900 threshold. All 10 sectors in the index are higher. The Dow is up more than 50 points, while the Nasdaq composite has added more than 20.

  • The world's main trade body has told China to stop imposing anti-dumping duties on imports of American-made cars and sport-utility vehicles, saying they violate international trade rules. The United States is calling it a major victory for U.S. manufacturers and workers.
     
  • Federal food safety officials say ground beef recalled by a Detroit business may have been sent to stores in 10 states. Wolverine Packing Co. announced Monday it was recalling 1.8 million pounds of ground beef products that may be contaminated with E. coli. The agriculture department's Food Safety and Inspection Service says it has reason to believe the beef was sent to retail outlets in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Wisconsin. Eleven people have been sickened.
     
  • Reynolds American is deepening its investment in electronic cigarettes. The owner of nation's second-biggest tobacco company says it's expanding its Tobaccoville, North Carolina, manufacturing complex as it plans national distribution of its Vuse brand. Reynolds says the move will create more than 200 jobs over the next four years.
     
  • The San Francisco-based ride-sharing service Lyft says it will continue to operate in Albuquerque in defiance of New Mexico regulators. The state's Public Regulation Commission ordered Lyft to stop operating in New Mexico at least until June 2, when it must respond to allegations that it is operating an illegal taxi service. The commission says Lyft could face daily fines of up to $10,000 for each of five different violations of state law, and each trip by a driver may count as a separate violation.

Previous Story

Next Story




Sponsored

 


View business

You may also like

Sioux Falls Businesses Flooded

8/28/2015 6:00 PM

Homeowners aren't the only ones cleaning up flood water.  Many businesses were also flooded out in Thursday night's storm.  In fact,...

Full Story | Watch
New Brewery Opens In Downtown Sioux Falls

9/3/2015 2:30 PM

WoodGrain Brewing Company opens Thursday on the main floor of the DocuTAP building on Phillips Avenue.  

Full Story
Caribou Coffee To Move Down The Street

9/3/2015 1:00 PM

The new location will replace a former Burger King near Minnesota Avenue and 33rd Street.

Full Story
McDonald's Will Launch All Day Breakfast On Oct. 6

9/1/2015 5:08 PM

If you're one of those people who hates missing the end of breakfast hours at McDonald's, hang on just a little longer: the chain says its bre...

Full Story
New Buyer For Historic Sioux Falls Campus

8/28/2015 10:10 PM

They are stately buildings in the heart of Sioux Falls that have sat empty for two years - but now, the former School for the Deaf property on East 10...

Full Story | Watch


Events