Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen raised the possibility Wednesday that the Fed would consider slowing the pace of its interest rate increases if inflation remained persistently below its target level.
QVC's parent company is taking control of the Home Shopping Network for about $2.6 billion in stock to create what they say will be the third-largest e-commerce company in the United States.
After three years at 60 Technology Road, the Cake Box Eatery and Bakery in Starkville is moving about two miles to a new location at the East Plaza Shopping Center downtown.
Hobby Lobby Stores has agreed to pay a $3 million federal fine and forfeit thousands of ancient Iraqi artifacts smuggled from the Middle East that the government alleges were intentionally mislabeled, federal prosecutors said.
Walgreens has ended its takeover pursuit of rival Rite Aid following resistance from U.S. regulators and will instead now buy stores, distribution centers and inventory in a new deal.
Racing fans in Columbus can enjoy the addition of a new drag strip on East Railroad Drive near the Whitebury community.
European regulators fined Google a record $2.72 billion for abusing its dominance of the online search market in a case that could be just the opening salvo in Europe's attempt to curb the company's clout on that continent.
Golden Triangle Regional Airport's deputy director has completed a three-phase accreditation process to become an Accredited Airport Executive, according to a press release from the American Association of Airport Executives.
Amazon's $13.7 billion deal for Whole Foods sent grocery stores, big retailers, and food makers and distributors plunging Friday. Energy companies rose while other stocks were little changed.
After 19 years in business, Robin McMillen is looking for someone to carry on the Sun Struck tanning salon.
About 2,100 jobs are on the chopping block as Verizon prepares to combine Yahoo and AOL for a digital advertising offensive.
After 30 years in business, Kittie and Sam Laffoon have sold The Grapevine.
1. Little rescinds call for alcohol referendum STARKVILLE & OKTIBBEHA COUNTY
3. Man accused of siccing pit bull on officer slated for trial COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
4. Energy efficiency program improves 139 local homes COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY
5. Juvenile arrested for firing gun in air near MUW COLUMBUS & LOWNDES COUNTY