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March 4- RadioShack Corp said it will close up to 1,100 U.S. stores after reporting a wider quarterly loss and huge drop in sales during the holidays that raised concerns about the longer-term prospects for the U.S. electronics chain. RadioShack's sales have been in free fall since 2010 amid executive departures, tough competition and an image problem.
March 4- Retailer RadioShack Corp reported a wider quarterly loss on Tuesday and said it will close up to 1,100 U.S. stores after a huge drop in sales over the holidays, sending its stock down nearly 24 percent.
March 4- Retailer RadioShack Corp reported a wider quarterly loss on Tuesday and said it will close up to 1,100 U.S. stores after a huge drop in sales over the holidays, sending its stock down 23 percent. RadioShack's sales have been in free fall amid executive departures, tough competition and an image problem.
March 4- Struggling retailer RadioShack Corp reported a wider quarterly loss on Tuesday and said it will close up to 1,100 U.S. stores after a huge drop in sales over the holidays, sending the stock down more than 15 percent. Its net loss widened to $191.4 million, or $1.90 a share, in the fourth quarter, from $63.3 million, or 63 cents, a year earlier.
WASHINGTON-- The Homeland Security Department has awarded a $145 million contract for a series of border security towers to be built along the Mexican border in Arizona. Customs and Border Protection spokesman Michael Friel says the contact was given to EFW Inc., a government contractor from Fort Worth, Texas.
American Airlines has ended its policy of extending special fares to passengers who must book a last-minute flight because of a relative's death.
DALLAS-- American Airlines has ended its policy of extending special fares to passengers who must book a last-minute flight because of a relative's death. In a statement Wednesday, American said that it was making the change "to have a single, consistent program for American and US Airways."
*India central banker says U.S. should do the right thing. MUMBAI/ NEW YORK, Jan 31- The Federal Reserve's decision to keep trimming its economic stimulus drew fire on Friday as India's central bank chief said Americans should be more attuned to the global impact of their policies, and the IMF called for vigilance given strains in financial markets.
FRIDAY, JAN 31 VIRGINIA, United States- U.S Treasury Secretary Jack Lew will meet the CCAM's business and university partners. FORTH WORTH, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Richard Fisher speaks on "Federal Reserve Operations and Economic Update" at a community forum hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas in Fort Worth, Texas- 1815 GMT.
THURSDAY, JAN 30 BERN- Bank of Italy's former Deputy Governor, Fabrizio Saccomanni, visits Switzerland. He will open the second forum for dialogue between Switzerland and Italy in the company of the Swiss President Didier Burkhalter.
WEDNESDAY, JAN 29 WASHINGTON- U.S. EDINBURGH, Scotland- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney speaks in Edinburgh- 1215 GMT. THURSDAY, JAN 30 BERN- Bank of Italy's former Deputy Governor, Fabrizio Saccomanni, visits Switzerland.
Jan 27- For other related diaries, please. BRUSSELS- Meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council. BRUSSELS- IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schauble and Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos will attend the IMF Book launch function titled "Jobs and Growth: Supporting the European Recovery"- 0700 GMT.
LONDON, Jan 23- Rapidly growing populations and rising incomes will drive an enormous rise in car use and greenhouse gas emissions across Latin America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia by 2050.. Car use in the developed economies of North America, Europe, Japan and Australasia appears to have decoupled from economic growth and in some may have slowed down.
FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec 19- The tilt-rotor. aircraft that Textron Inc's Bell Helicopter is designing for a U.S. army competition would help troops travel longer distances as the military shifts focus to the Asia-Pacific region, a company official said.
DALLAS, Dec 9- American Airlines Group, the world's biggest airline after AMR Corp's merger with US Airways Group, intends to take advantage of its broad global network to win more corporate customers, the company's president said. American Airlines parent AMR Corp and US Airways sealed their $18 billion merger on Monday.
In states opting out of the Medicaid expansion program, hospitals face higher costs under the Affordable Care Act.
WASHINGTON, Nov 20- Payday lender Cash America International will refund consumers $14 million and pay a $5 million fine to settle civil allegations that it improperly pursued some customers' debt and overcharged military service members, U.S. regulators said on Wednesday.
CNBC's Diana Olick looks into the results of a survey from realtor.com and highlights housing markets that are seeing the biggest recovery.
Frank Kendall, undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics, is asking the Pentagon office that runs the $392 billion F-35 program to map out how it will ensure the quality, reliability and maintainability of the new warplanes as production ramps up in coming years, said the officials, who were not authorized to speak publicly.
WASHINGTON, Oct 22- Lockheed Martin Corp, the No. 1 supplier to the Pentagon, reported on Tuesday higher third-quarter profit despite a 4 percent decline in sales, and lifted its forecast for full-year earnings, even as U.S. military spending shrinks.