Boeing workers maintain South's anti-unionization history

00 NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Production workers at Boeing’s South Carolina plant voted Wednesday not to join the Machinists, maintaining southern reluctance toward unionization. Source: World Business

Puzder withdraws nomination to be Trump's labor secretary

00 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s nominee for labor secretary abruptly withdrew his nomination Wednesday after Senate Republicans balked at supporting him, in part over taxes he belatedly pai …

Trump's budget pick clears initial Senate hurdle

00 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s choice to run the White House budget office cleared a Senate hurdle Wednesday, though a senior Republican says he won’t support him. Source:…

American Girl to sell its first-ever boy doll

00 NEW YORK (AP) — For the first time in its more than 30-year history, American Girl will sell a boy version of its pricey dolls. Source: World Business

High-end down jacket maker Canada Goose files for IPO

00 Canada Goose, the coat maker known for its high-end down jackets, has filed for an initial public offering. Source: World Business

Indeed to Add 500 Jobs in Ireland

00 Austin-based Indeed plans to hire 500 employees in Ireland during the next two years as part of an expansion plan for its Dublin-based headquarters for Europe, the Middle East…

uShip Lands $25 Million in Venture Capital Funding

00 uShip, the online shipping marketplace and freight automation software provider, Wednesday announced it has closed on a $25 million round of funding. DB Schenker, one of the world’s largest…

Exelon rivals sue to block billions of dollars in subsidies

00 CHICAGO (AP) — Competitors of Chicago-based Exelon Corp. filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday opposing legislation that provides billions of dollars in subsidies to the power giant. Source: World Business

Buffett's firm invests heavily in Apple, airline stocks

00 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett’s company nearly quadrupled its investment in Apple to over 57 million shares during the last three months of last year. Source: World Business

US says canceled flights declining, fewer bags getting lost

00 The government says U.S. airlines canceled fewer flights in 2016 than any year on record while also posting record-low numbers for lost bags and passengers getting bumped off oversold…