• Timothy J. O’Connor: Steps seniors can take to help protect against fraud

    Protecting your retirement nest egg and sustaining your retirement income are challenging enough. When you add in the fears and concerns unique to old ...
    NEW: April 16, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Coca-Cola sells more drinks but soda dips

    NEW YORK – Coca-Cola, the world’s biggest beverage maker, said Tuesday the amount of soda it sold globally fell for first time in 15 years.
    April 15, 2014 - 4:48 pm
  • Review: Siri-like Cortana fills Windows phone gap

    NEW YORK – "Yay, it's Nick! How can I help?"Thanks for asking, Cortana. And thanks for making the Wi ...
    April 15, 2014 - 4:48 pm
  • Zebra to spend $3.45B on Motorola business

    LINCOLNSHIRE – Zebra Technologies will spend more than $3 billion to buy the enterprise business of Motorola Solutions in a considerable expansion tha ...
    April 15, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Yellen signals more aggressive stance toward banks

    WASHINGTON – The Federal Reserve may be about to turn more aggressive in its regulation of the financial system.
    April 15, 2014 - 4:48 pm
  • Twitter buys data analytics partner Gnip

    NEW YORK – Twitter says it has bought its data partner Gnip, which provides analysis of the more than 500 million tweets its users share each day – to ...
    April 15, 2014 - 4:44 pm
  • Consumer prices up 0.2 percent in March

    WASHINGTON – Lower U.S. gasoline prices kept consumer inflation in check last month, helping to offset higher costs for food and clothing.
    April 15, 2014 - 4:34 pm
  • J&J 1Q net up 8 percent on sales jump

    A turnaround in Johnson & Johnson’s prescription medicine business fueled by new drugs, combined with reduced production and administration expenses, ...
    April 15, 2014 - 4:34 pm
  • Intel posts lower 1Q net income, higher revenue

    NEW YORK – Intel says its first-quarter earnings declined, but revenue grew as it saw improvements in its PC business and solid demand for tablet proc ...
    April 15, 2014 - 4:34 pm
  • Lenzini: Spring is here, time to clean up and de-clutter

    As we all can finally cheer on the arrival of spring, it also is a great time for de-cluttering and cleaning up our businesses and personal environmen ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • Report projects health care costs to dip slightly

    WASHINGTON – The Affordable Care Act’s health insurance subsidies will cost a little less than previously thought, according to a new report released ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • Study shows increase in online information thefts

    NEW YORK – The number of Americans who say they’ve had important personal information stolen online is on the rise, according to a Pew Research Center ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • Retail sales up strong 1.1 percent in March

    WASHINGTON – U.S. retail sales in March rose by the largest amount in 18 months, led by strong gains in sales of autos, furniture and a number of othe ...
    April 14, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • Is hot market for initial public offerings cooling off?

    NEW YORK – A hot market for initial public offerings soon may face a cooler reception from investors.
    April 14, 2014 - 5:36 pm
  • U.S. stocks gain following a pickup in retail sales

    NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are closing higher, clawing back some of the ground they lost last week, as investors were encouraged by solid earnings from Ci ...
    April 14, 2014 - 4:49 pm
  • Watch Now

    Player embeded on all NWH instances for analytics purposes.

    Video of crews battling structure fire in Crystal Lake

    More videos

    Reader Poll

    What's your favorite Easter candy?
    Chocolate Easter bunny
    Creme eggs
    Jelly beans