EVANS, Ga. (AP) - Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Sharif Chochol briefly left his office last week before returning with a pair of black briefcases.
The eurozone's long-running guessing game ended this week when the European Central Bank (ECB) finally announced a �1 trillion asset-purchase program that it hopes will kick-start inflation and spur economic activity in the growth-starved region.
The rate of U.S. union membership fell slightly in 2014, continuing a trend that suggests the labor movement will have to step up efforts to rebound from its decades-long slide.
NEWS ANALYSIS: The company obtained $175 million from investors and the stock rose about 65 percent on its first day in the New York Stock Exchange.
Fuel prices have been trending downward, while the average price of a barrel of oil is now less than $50. This has raised some international economic concerns, but in the United States, it has meant cheap gas for consumers, as well as a godsend for the ...