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.


22° 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!

 

Thursday Morning Business Brief

April 5, 2012, 6:19 AM

Thursday Morning Business Brief

Wall Street's key averages saw their worst setback in a month on Wednesday. The Dow dropped 125 points, or 1 percent, to 13,075. The S&P was down 14 points to 1,399. The Nasdaq shed 45 points to 3,068.

  • Asian stock markets fell today and European markets have failed to hold on to their early gains as investors continue to worry about Spain's debt problems. Benchmark oil rose above $102 per barrel in Asia, while the dollar fell against the euro and the yen.
  • The Labor Department today releases new claims for unemployment benefits, a weekly number. Today's reading comes a day ahead of the monthly jobs data. 
  • USA Today is requiring most of its staff to take an unpaid week off to save money, as the nation's second-largest newspaper struggles to sell more advertising. The furloughs are the latest in a series of cost-cutting measures by USA Today since 2008. 
  • DirecTV and Tribune Broadcasting say they have struck a deal ending an impasse that since Sunday blacked out some channels carried by the satellite television provider in major U.S markets. The deal will allow DirecTV to carry all of Tribune Broadcasting's local stations and WGN America for the next five years. Terms have not been disclosed.

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View business

You may also like

Vern Eide Pays It Forward For Thanksgiving

11/22/2014 6:34 PM

Closer to home, families are out buying turkeys as we are less than a week away from Thanksgiving.

Full Story
Pierre, Fort Pierre Grocery Stores Being Sold

11/28/2014 6:29 AM

Rapid City-based Lynn's Dakotamart is buying grocery stores in Pierre and Fort Pierre.

Full Story
Chris Tomlin & Rend Collective Coming To PREMIER Center

11/25/2014 11:04 AM

Some of the biggest names in Contemporary Christian music are coming to the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center.

Full Story
Downtown Delicatessen Ready To Reopen

11/25/2014 2:20 PM

A downtown Sioux Falls delicatessen will re-open just in time for the holidays.

Full Story
Some Online Shoppers Pay More Than Others

11/26/2014 9:57 PM

A lot of people will chose to skip the lines on Black Friday and opt for Cyber Monday to order their gifts online. 

Full Story | Watch


Events