Business

US employers added 353,000 new jobs in January...
Associated Press

The US didn’t just avoid a recession — it’s adding hundreds of thousands of new jobs

The nation’s employers added 353,000 jobs in January, a sign the economy will shrug off the highest interest rates in two decades.
3 months ago
Cutting interest rates may be in the future, Federal Reserve says...
Associated Press

Federal Reserve signals that interest rate cuts aren’t imminent and leaves them unchanged for now

The Federal Reserve indicated Wednesday that it’s nearing a long-awaited shift toward cutting interest rates.
3 months ago
File - Parts of electric busses are viewed at New Flyer, an electric vehicles manufacturing company...
Associated Press

Wholesale inflation in US declined last month, signaling that price pressures are still easing

Wholesale inflation in the United States fell in December, further evidence that price pressures in the economy are easing.
3 months ago
Front-facing image of main entrance to Desert Diamond Arena in Glendale....
KTAR.com

Desert Diamond Arena in Glendale posts most lucrative year since opening two decades ago

Desert Diamond Arena announced that 2023 was its best year for revenue and attendance on record in the two decades since it opened.
3 months ago
(Lincoln Property Company photo)...
David Veenstra

New phase of Glendale industrial development includes pickleball and basketball courts

The second phase of the Park303 industrial park project in Glendale has been completed. The new development has a range of amenities.
4 months ago
Dutch semiconductor company ASM is investing more than $320 million to expand its U.S. headquarters...
Heidi Hommel

Dutch semiconductor company ASM announces $320 million investment in Scottsdale

Dutch semiconductor equipment company ASM is investing more than $320 million to expand its U.S. headquarters in Scottsdale.
5 months ago
Phoenix skyline....
Brandon Gray

Funding for youth summer workforce program approved by Maricopa County board

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors approved more than $2.2 million in funding last week for youth summer workforce jobs. 
9 months ago
how to clean sticky keys on your keyboard...
Ken Colburn, Data Doctors

Heatwave got your palms sweaty? Try these insider tech tricks to clean up your keyboard

If you're sick of sticky keys slowing you down, you need to know how to clean sticky keys and make your keyboard as good as new.
9 months ago
Dog Haus food...
Brandon Gray

Dog Haus expanding to Chandler bringing ‘The Absolute Wurst’

Craft casual gourmet hot dog, sausage and burger concept, Dog Haus, is opening its fourth Valley location in Chandler.
9 months ago
Sushi Roku Scottsdale...
Brandon Gray

Sushi Roku, ranked one of best restaurants in Phoenix metro, is closing its doors

Award winning Scottsdale restaurant Sushi Roku is closing its doors at the end of the month, according to owners Innovative Dining Group.
9 months ago
Pronto by Serrano's entree menu...
Brandon Gray

Serrano’s unveils fast casual concept at Tempe location: Pronto

The owners of East Valley Sonoran-style restaurant chain Serrano's are opening a new fast-casual Mexican food concept at its Tempe location.
9 months ago
urgent care honorhealth...
Stephen Gugliociello

HonorHealth to acquire 26 urgent care centers from FastMed

Healthcare system HonorHealth has purchased 26 urgent care centers in Arizona from FastMed, the company announced Tuesday.
9 months ago
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Serena O'Sullivan

Arizona AG Mayes warns residents about unethical moving companies

The attorney general warned Arizonans to beware of a popular scam: hostage loads. That's when movers demand extra cash to unload furniture.
9 months ago
Target arson suspect arrested by Mesa police...
Serena O'Sullivan

Mesa police arrest arson suspect after fiery $5 million Target rampage

Between the toxic smoke infecting the merchandise and sprinklers inflicted water damage, the fire damaged everything in the Mesa store.
10 months ago
AI toys for kids are coming soon as of 2023...
Kim Komando

Teddy Bears with AI: Cool, creepy or a true security risk?

Tired parents could soon rely on a teddy bear with AI features to read a bedtime story to their child. Here's how AI toys for kids work.
10 months ago
Four Peaks Brewing Co. beer summer sale heat...
Serena O'Sullivan

Tempe brewery offers $4 beer pints whenever heat exceeds 104 degrees

Until Labor Day, Four Peaks Brewing Co. in Tempe will charge only $4 for a pint of beer when the heat exceeds 104 degrees Fahrenheit.
10 months ago
(Hash Kitchen Photo)...
Brandon Gray

Gilbert Hash Kitchen introducing brunch dishes, boozy coffees at new location

Hash Kitchen is "turning up the volume" with a new location opening in the Valley this summer.
10 months ago
Associated Press

Fed keeps rates unchanged for first time in 15 months but signals 2 more potential hikes this year

The Federal Reserve kept its key interest rate unchanged Wednesday after having raised it 10 straight times to combat high inflation. But in a surprise move, the Fed signaled that it may raise rates twice more this year, beginning as soon as next month.
10 months ago
Butterfly Wonderland (Arizona Boardwalk)...
Brandon Gray

Butterfly Wonderland to celebrate anniversary with events, giveaways

Scottsdale attraction Butterfly Wonderland is celebrating a milestone this weekend. 
11 months ago
Associated Press

Pride becomes a minefield for big companies, but many continue their support

Many big companies, including Target and Bud Light's parent, are still backing Pride events in June despite the minefield that the monthlong celebration has become for some of them.
11 months ago
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Brandon Gray

Here’s how you can get free coffee for a year at Mesa’s new Dunkin’ location

A new Dunkin' location is set to open in Mesa and some lucky customers will have the chance to get free coffee for a year. 
11 months ago
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Brandon Gray

Woman-owned Phoenix brewery finalist for Samuel Adams ‘Experienceship’

Phoenix-based Greenwood Brewing is one of six finalists from around the county, and the only Arizona business, to travel June 23rd to New York City for the Samuel Adams Crafting Dreams Beer Bash.
11 months ago
Children play in a dried riverbed in Flassans-sur-Issole, southern France, Wednesday, March 1, 2023...
Associated Press

Italy, France confront 2nd year of western Europe drought

ROME (AP) — Bracing for Italy’s second consecutive year of drought for the first time in decades, Premier Giorgia Meloni huddled with ministers Wednesday to start mapping out an action plan Wednesday, joining France and other nations in western Europe grappling with scant winter rain and snow. Meloni and her ministers decided to appoint an […]
1 year ago
Associated Press

Ex-U.S. Rep. Buyer of Indiana goes on trial over stock buys

NEW YORK (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Steve Buyer of Indiana went on trial Wednesday on insider trading charges, accused of illegally garnering stock windfalls by exploiting his consulting clients’ corporate secrets years after he left Congress. During his 1993-2011 tenure in Congress, the Republican lawyer and Persian Gulf War veteran chaired the House Veterans’ […]
1 year ago