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Job openings in Central Georgia

Job openings in Central GeorgiaSee what positions are open across the heart of Georgia.
  • Local
  • 5 days, 9 hours ago
Money

Macy's, JC Penney's Announce Store Closings, Layoffs

Macy's, JC Penney's Announce Store Closings, LayoffsJ.C. Penney and Macy's head into 2015 with a focus on smaller operations and fewer employees.
  • Money
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Economy

Healthy U.S. hiring should make 2014 best since 1999

Healthy U.S. hiring should make 2014 best since 1999Labor Department data is expected to confirm this morning that 2014 was a great year for hiring -- the best since 1999.
  • Economy
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Economy

2015 outlook: Americans will save $97 billion on gas

2015 outlook: Americans will save $97 billion on gasA forecast report shows the average price for a gallon of gas in 2015 will be $2.64.
  • Economy
  • 3 weeks ago
Money

Dow loss exceeds 300 points as oil plunges

Dow loss exceeds 300 points as oil plungesStocks fell Monday as crude oil plunged and the euro sank to a nine-year low, sending major Europe benchmarks down as much as 3.3%.
  • Money
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Money

Will stock market celebration continue in 2015?

Will stock market celebration continue in 2015?January marks a fresh start for Wall Street
  • Money
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Money

BMW raises prices for 2015

BMW raises prices for 2015BMW is taking advantage of strong sales to raise prices for 2015. But not by much.
  • Money
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Economy

Minimum wage to rise in 21 states this week

Minimum wage to rise in 21 states this weekThe minimum wage will rise in 21 states in 2015.
  • Economy
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Money

9 year-end tax strategies to use before Dec. 31

9 year-end tax strategies to use before Dec. 31Sure, April 15 may seem far away, but depending on your situation, there are many steps you can take before the end of the year that will help lower your tax bill.
  • Money
  • 1 month ago
Economy

Poll: 5 things to know about the economy

Poll: 5 things to know about the economyFew issues in a presidential campaign come close to being as meaningful as the economy. The latest Associated Press-GfK poll offers a look at how the public feels about this issue, which touches nearly every aspect of American life. As the 2016 candidates get set to...
  • Economy
  • 1 month ago
Money

Longer gift return policies and return fraud

Longer gift return policies and return fraudLonger gift return policies and return fraud
  • Money
  • 1 month ago
Economy

Missouri gasoline price falls below $2 per gallon

Missouri gasoline price falls below $2 per gallonMissouri is the first state in five years to have its statewide gas price average drop below $2 per gallon, according to AAA.
  • Economy
  • 1 month ago
Money

2014 Holiday shopping might be highest ever

2014 Holiday shopping might be highest everA study by the National Retail Federation predicts Christmas Shopping this year will rise 4.1 percent, to almost 617 billion dollars.
  • Money
  • 1 month ago
Nation

Keurig recalls 'Mini Plus' coffee makers

Keurig recalls 'Mini Plus' coffee makersKeurig is recalling some 7 million of single-serve coffee brewing machines because of reported burns.
  • Nation
  • 1 month ago
Money

Dow, S&P 500 finish at all-time closing highs

Dow, S&P 500 finish at all-time closing highsThe Dow Jones Industrial Average closed up 0.8% to 17,959.44.
  • Money
  • 1 month ago
Nation

Fox channel blackout on Dish continues

Fox channel blackout on Dish continuesFox News Channel and Fox Business Network fans were still blacked out for Dish Network subscribers Monday.
  • Nation
  • 1 month ago
Economy

Falling gas prices are not good for everyone

Falling gas prices are not good for everyoneA new survey found the average cost of regular gas is at its cheapest point in more than 5.5 years
  • Economy
  • 1 month ago
Money

7 big tax changes in 2015

7 big tax changes in 2015As 2014 draws to a close, it's nearly time for the annual deluge of tax forms – including 1098's reporting mortgage interest or W-2's from employers reporting your annual wages.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Macon

Kroger planning new Macon gas station in Baconsfield

Kroger planning new Macon gas station in BaconsfieldKroger has talked with county zoning officials about putting in a gas station near its Baconsfield Shopping Center store.
  • Macon
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Economy

Eight countries that win and lose big from oil plunge

Eight countries that win and lose big from oil plungeOil prices traded near a five-year low Tuesday, as global supply continued to outstrip demand.
  • Economy
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Money

UPS hoping for a merrier Christmas in 2014

UPS hoping for a merrier Christmas in 2014This holiday season UPS insists it is ready.
  • Money
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Economy

Gulf markets plunge as OPEC says "no set price" for oil

Gulf markets plunge as OPEC says "no set price" for oilThe head of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, Abdalla Salem el-Badri, said Sunday that OPEC has no set price target for oil, according to the Wall Street Journal.
  • Economy
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Politics

House approves $1 trillion spending package

House approves $1 trillion spending packageIn a dramatic vote late Thursday evening, the U.S. House narrowly approved a $1 trillion government spending package despite a rare uprising from House Democrats. The bill passed on a 219-206 vote.
  • Politics
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Macon

North Macon center thriving with new local businesses

North Macon center thriving with new local businessesFountain of Juice, known as FOJ, relocated to the Prado on Forsyth shopping center. Carol's Linens did the same in August.
  • Macon
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Nation

McDonald's expands custom sandwich option

McDonald's expands custom sandwich optionMcDondald's will announce plans to vastly expand its "Create Your Taste" test platform
  • Nation
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Economy

Nov. job gains leave few industries untouched

Nov. job gains leave few industries untouchedA surprise surge in new jobs last month powered the labor market to its strongest gains in nearly three years.
  • Economy
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
News

'Gas war' breaks out when price falls below $2

'Gas war' breaks out when price falls below $2How low are gas prices going? So low that "gas wars," a term not heard in many places since the early 1970s, are breaking out.
  • News
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago