On the money: How new rules for debt collectors affect you

Published May. 24 2019

The next text message you receive may not be a funny picture from your mom, or an update on how...

US stocks skid on worries of prolonged trade standoff

Published May. 23 2019

Heightened worries that the U.S. and China are headed for a long standoff in their costly trade dispute put investors...

Unum to raise dividend rate

Published May. 23 2019

Unum Group has authorized the repurchase of up to $750 million of the company's outstanding common stock through November, 2020...


Retailers, shoppers could feel more pain if tariffs spread

Published May. 22 2019

An escalating trade war between the U.S. and China could mean higher prices on a broad array of products from...

Plea hearing set for Alabama man in $2 million scam

Published May. 21 2019

State prosecutors aren't recommending additional jail time for a man who pleaded guilty in a nearly $2 million scam that...

Seeing a twisting road ahead, Ford cuts 7,000 white-collar jobs

Published May. 20 2019

Ford revealed details of its long-awaited restructuring plan Monday as it prepared for a future of electric and autonomous vehicles...

Trump lifts tariffs on Mexico, Canada, delays auto tariffs

Published May. 17 2019

Bogged down in a sprawling trade dispute with U.S. rival China, President Donald Trump took steps Friday to ease tensions...

Food City breaks ground on new Calhoun store set to open this fall

Published May. 16 2019

Food City is continuing to expand south into Georgia, announcing plans for its first grocery store in Calhoun, Georgia.

Walmart warns that higher tariffs will mean higher prices

Published May. 16 2019

Walmart warned on Thursday that higher tariffs on imports from China will mean higher prices.

US, China trade conflict was 20 years in the making

Published May. 15 2019

The U.S.-China trade blowup was a long time coming.

Forbes rates BlueCross BlueShield among nation's best employers

Published May. 15 2019

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, the state's biggest health insurer, was ranked as one of the nation's top employers in a...

Ford adds 270,000 cars to recall for unintended rollaways

Published May. 15 2019

Ford is adding 270,000 vehicles to a recall in North America to fix a gearshift problem that could cause them...

FCC moves to increase the use of technology for blocking robocalls

Published May. 15 2019

The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission has repeatedly said that ending the scourge of robocalls is a top priority....

Mnuchin optimistic on trade battles; Wall Street approves

Published May. 15 2019

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday that the U.S. is making progress on lifting tariffs imposed on steel and aluminum...

FAA chief defends handling of Boeing Max safety approval

Published May. 15 2019

The acting head of the Federal Aviation Administration said Wednesday that Boeing should have done more to explain an automated...

North Carolina sues e-cigarette maker Juul over marketing

Published May. 15 2019

North Carolina's attorney general has filed a lawsuit against a popular e-cigarette maker, asking a court to limit what flavors...

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says courts need to settle fight over Trump's taxes

Published May. 15 2019

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Wednesday that it's up to the courts to referee his dispute with House Democrats demanding...

Nissan warns of sharp drop in profit as sales fall in major markets

Published May. 14 2019

Nissan warned on Tuesday that sales would continue to drop in major markets and forecast a sharp fall in operating...

Japanese auto supplier bringing its first US facility to Huntsville, Alabama, creating 380 new jobs

Published May. 14 2019

A Japanese auto supplier is bringing its first U.S. facility to Huntsville, Alabama, to provide parts to the Mazda Toyota...

Escalating trade war causing anxiety in America's heartland

Published May. 14 2019

When President Donald Trump began talking about tariffs in 2017, Upper Midwest soybean farmer Jamie Beyer suspected that her crop...

Walmart ups the delivery game with next day shipping

Published May. 14 2019

Walmart is rolling out free next-day delivery on its most popular items, increasing the stakes in the retail shipping wars.

Disney takes over Hulu as big media players navigate stream

Published May. 14 2019

Disney is taking full control of Hulu.

Volkswagen investing $1.1 billion to build battery plant in Germany

Published May. 14 2019

As it prepares to begin building electric-powered crossover sports utility vehicles (SUVs) at its Chattanooga assembly plant, automaker Volkswagen AG...