Stocks Hammered, Kraft Foods Skyrockets

Posted On March 25, 2015

(New York, NY) -- Stocks are down after a weaker-than-expected durable goods report. Investors interpreted the report as a sign that the economy's growth is slowing down. The dollar also lost ground. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 293 points today to 17-719. The Nasdaq had the biggest proportional drop, losing 118 points to 48-77.…

Lufthansa CEO: Safety Remains Top Priority

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Undated) -- Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr says safety has always been a top priority, which makes yesterday's tragedy even more heartbreaking.   All 150 people on board an Airbus A320 were killed when the airliner went down in the southern French Alps. Two Americans were on board. Authorities say they still don't know what caused…

Kraft To Merge With Heinz

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Undated) -- Kraft Foods and ketchup kingpin Heinz are merging. Heinz is owned in part by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital. The merger would create the third-largest food and beverage company in North America. The deal is worth an estimated 40-billion dollars. Buffett says the merger is his type of deal because it…

Boeing: “Force Field” Protects Against IEDs

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Undated) -- Boeing has a new "force field" projector that could protect troops and vehicles against roadside bombs. The company's newly patented device could be mounted on a Humvee where it would sense an explosion from an IED. It uses an electric or microwave arc to heat a band of air that would buffer the…

Yelp Expands Ordering Services

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Undated) -- Yelp is partnering with startups all over the country to connect users with the businesses they read about on the popular review website. The company says it will partner with GolfNow, allowing people to book a tee time after reading a golf course review. Ordering flowers and manicures through Yelp is also possible…

  • Pet Patrol

    Found dog

    Posted on March 27, 2015
    Location: Moore\'s Hill, Indiana

    Found white dog with a collar but no tags. Dog…