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Building permits 5-18-16

Posted 5/19/2016 in Business



In Finland, a Burger King with a sauna

Posted 5/19/2016 in Business

Finland's Parliament has one. Nokia has one. And now a Burger King restaurant in downtown Helsinki has its own sauna.



Facebook's CEO meets with conservatives on reported bias

Posted 5/19/2016 in Business

Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday held a wide-ranging discussion with a group of conservative commentators who said afterward the Facebook CEO acknowledged the giant social network has a problem reaching conservatives.



Poll: Americans more upbeat about own finances than economy

Posted 5/19/2016 in Business

Americans are of two minds about the economy in the midst of an election race that largely hinges on the issue. They are strikingly pessimistic about the national economy yet comparatively upbeat about their own financial circumstances.



Study: Costs for most long-term care keep climbing

Posted 5/14/2016 in Business

Long-term care grew more expensive again this year, with the cost of the priciest option, a private nursing home room, edging closer to $100,000 annually, according to a survey from Genworth Financial.



GM stops sale of SUVS; mileage on window stickers was wrong

Posted 5/14/2016 in Business

General Motors Co. is telling dealers not to sell about 60,000 SUVs in the U.S. because the gas mileage listed on the window stickers was inadvertently overstated.



Business brief: Dunaway mentored

Posted 5/12/2016 in Business



Marriages and divorces 5-12-16

Posted 5/12/2016 in Business



Lawsuit: Miss.-based check casher deceived consumers

Posted 5/12/2016 in Business

A federal agency is suing a check cashing company to try to block what it says are deceptive practices at the company's stores in Mississippi, Louisiana and Alabama.



Google to ban payday lending ads, calling industry 'harmful'

Posted 5/12/2016 in Business

Internet giant Google said Wednesday it will ban all ads from payday lenders, calling the industry "deceptive" and "harmful."



Pew study sees a shrinking middle class in major US cities

Posted 5/12/2016 in Business

In cities across America, the middle class is hollowing out.



Poll: Age, income factors in staying with single employer

Posted 5/11/2016 in Business

A new poll says more than 40 percent of America's baby boomers stayed with their employer for more than 20 years. But it's unlikely that their children or grandchildren will experience the same job tenure.



Krispy Kreme shares soar on sweet takeover offer

Posted 5/10/2016 in Business

Krispy Kreme shareholders got a caffeine boost after coffee giant JAB Beech said Monday it is acquiring the doughnut chain.



Panama Papers database of offshore companies goes live

Posted 5/10/2016 in Business

A group of investigative journalists on Monday published the names of thousands of offshore companies at the heart of a massive trove of data on the finances of the rich and powerful that has become known as the Panama Papers.



Five tips: choosing and working with a wedding photographer

Posted 5/7/2016 in Business

Your wedding is fast approaching and you have an un-blissfully long to-do list, from finalizing your flower selection to choosing your menu to deciding on your dress.



FDA will require e-cigarettes and contents to be reviewed

Posted 5/6/2016 in Business

The federal government announced sweeping new rules Thursday for electronic cigarettes that will for the first time require the devices and their ingredients to be reviewed, a mandate that could offer protection for consumers and upend a multibillion dollar industry that has gone largely unregulated.


Browning on Business: Antique store moves to old Ceco building

Posted 5/5/2016 in Business

Beard's Antiquities on Fifth is leaving downtown Columbus.


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