Microsoft announces it is closing up its Clip Art shop, replacing it with Bing Image Search.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Thursday, December 4, 2014...
CBSNews -- Fast-food workers in more than 190 U.S. cities are expected to walk off their jobs Thursday, the latest in a series of protests demanding a higher minimum wage and the opportunity to unionize.
CBSNews -- The liberal justices on the Supreme Court on Wednesday suggested they're interested in ensuring that pregnant workers get on-the-job accommodations when they need them. Not all of the liberal justices, however, seemed sure of the extent of the protections afforded under the Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) passed in 1978.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- U.S. worker productivity is climbing. The U.S. Labor Department reports the productivity of non-farm workers rose at 2.3 percent last quarter.
HONG KONG --Embattled auto parts supplier Takata has defied U.S. regulators, ignoring a key deadline to expand its recall of airbags that may contain a fatal flaw.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Wednesday, December 3, 2014 ...
CBSNews -- Coupons and sales make it simple to save big on your purchases, but what about those times when you need to buy something and a coupon or sale is nowhere to be found?
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Tuesday, December 2, 2014...
CNN -- Girl Scout cookie sales are entering the 21st century.
CBSNews -- According to a new study out Monday, every hour approximately 18 children in the U.S. suffer toy-related injuries serious enough to send them to the emergency room. That's one child hurt every three minutes.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Missouri Senators are calling for a delay in the planned consolidation of up to 82 U.S. Postal Service (USPS) mail processing facilities, including one in Springfield, Mo.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – With seven new projects proposed for funding as part of the Transportation Improvement Program, the Ozarks Transportation Organization (OTO) announced a public comment period from Monday, Dec. 1, through Dec. 17.
Last year, Amazon customers ordered 426 items every second on Cyber Monday, and this year that number is expected to grow. In addition to the 80,000 seasonal workers they employ to fulfill orders, thousands of robots also crawl the warehouse floors
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Monday, December 1, 2014...
(CNN Money) -- Cyber Monday is no longer a one-day affair.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Holiday shoppers can make a big difference in local communities by shopping small business on “Small Business Saturday.”
LONDON (CNNMoney) -- Oil prices came crashing down Thursday to trade below $70 per barrel after OPEC announced it was leaving oil production levels unchanged.
Washington (CNN) -- For the first time since 2007, a majority of Americans think things are going well in the nation, a new CNN/ORC International poll found.
Whether you are heading to stores to shop for Black Friday or buying from the comfort of your computer, there are ways to keep your cash safe.
No time for sleeping, for shoppers coast to coast. Millions of them started spending on Thanksgiving... which could take a bite out of Back Friday's bottom line.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Friday, November 28, 2014...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- The City of Springfield and MoDOT announce preparations for traffic during holiday shopping season.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- This is the traditional kickoff of the holiday shopping season. And we tend to think of Black Friday as the best day for deals this week.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Wednesday, November 26, 2014...
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Tuesday, November 25, 2014...
MILFORD, Mich. -- General Motors plans to introduce a new feature that enables the car take over the driving, at least during parts of the trip.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Monday, November 24, 2014..
CBSNews -- As consumers enter the height of the holiday shopping season, it's a certainty that thieves will be lurking, searching for an angle to get their piece of the action. And while shoppers are a prime target, the crooks cast a wide net.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The City of Springfield announced the new Director of Planning and Development after Thursday’s announcement of the retirement of current director Ralph Rognstad.
JEFFERSON CITY -- The Missouri Farm Bureau says people in the Show-Me State will be paying a bit more for their Thanksgiving dinner this year.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Friday, November 20, 2014...
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Thursday, November 20, 2014...
CBSNews -- If you're the type of person who avoids crowds, you're probably not preparing for next week's holiday shopping extravaganzas. But you'll probably have more stay-at-home company this year.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Wednesday, November 19, 2014...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri’s unemployment rate dropped slightly in October, according to a report released Tuesday by the Missouri department of Economic Development.
CARSON, Calif. – CoScentrix is expanding the recall of DD Brand Candles sold exclusively at Hobby Lobby stores nationwide due to fire hazard.
Forget Thanksgiving Day openings, and even Black Friday. Many retailers have already started their holiday shopping push. Consumers ready to shop may find some deals now, but many items will be worth a wait.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Tuesday, November 18, 2014...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The City and the Affordable Housing Action Board showed off a new, three-bedroom and two-bath home constructed with full access for people with disabilities Monday afternoon.
BRANSON, Mo. - Everyone is keeping and eye on the weather this time of year and that is especially true for business owners in Branson.
CBSNews -- Google (GOOG) made a big publicity splash with its Glass product. People would walk around with a head-mounted computer that could run apps without having to lift a smartphone or tablet to their eyes -- a cyborg-lite.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. – The winner of Missouri Lottery’s fifth-largest jackpot prize from the Nov. 8 drawing claimed her prize.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Monday, November 17, 2014...
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Some businesses in the Ozarks are re-considering fuel-related costs they pass on to consumers.
CBSNews -- It sounds like one of Willy Wonka's rejected ideas: Bubble gum-flavored broccoli.
NEW YORK -- Following the money in politics is often telling. American lawmakers have tens of millions of dollars invested in companies that actively lobby Congress, according to a new database.
NEW YORK -- For the last two years, the cost of public college tuition has posted the smallest increases since the 1970s.
The newly redesigned Volkswagen Golf compact car is Motor Trend magazine's 2015 Car Of The Year.
If you're keeping on top of the markets this morning, Friday, November 14, 2014...