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Officials with AAA Arizona said Thursday that the average statewide price for unleaded regular gasoline is $3.33 a gallon. Tucson has Arizona's lowest average gasoline price at $3.24 a gallon and Flagstaff has the highest at $3.47.
PHOENIX-- Abortion providers said Wednesday that they have sued the state of Arizona to try to block new state rules limiting the use of the most common abortion drugs. The rules released in January by the Arizona Department of Health Services are set to take effect April 1.
PHOENIX-- PetSmart Inc. wants to pamper your pet. Customers who buy natural pet foods and use their grooming services visit PetSmart locations more often and spend more money across the entire store, said CEO David Lenhardt in a call with analysts Wednesday.
TORONTO, March 2- One of the most closely watched uranium deposits not owned by a major miner, Fission Uranium Corp's Patterson Lake South project, is attracting attention from potential buyers, but Fission's CEO hopes to buy time.
Ruble recovers losses as Ukraine news turns more positive. The yen and the Swiss franc rose on jitters over the possibility of Russian intervention in Ukraine, adding to concerns about emerging markets and driving capital into the world's traditional safe-haven currencies.
By 2018, the median price of single-family homes will be close to the peak reached in 2006 before the national market cratered, according to the study from the Demand Institute, a nonprofit think tank operated by The Conference Board and Nielsen.
The National Association of Home Builders said on Tuesday that builder confidence dropped 10 points between January and February, from 56 to 46, the largest drop since the survey began in 1985. Readings below 50 mean more builders view market conditions as poor than favorable.
*Panel votes 7-2 against drug's use during a heart procedure. Feb 12- An independent advisory panel to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said a blood clot preventer developed by The Medicines Co should not be approved due to a lack of data to prove its efficacy. Medicines Co shares fell 12 percent to $29.05 in post-market trading.
Feb 10- U.S. Food and Drug Administration reviewers are divided on whether an intravenous blood clot preventer developed by The Medicines Co should be approved, news that sent the company's stock down more than 7 percent on Monday.
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.
SAN FRANCISCO/ NEW YORK, Jan 12- Stubbornly weak inflation is shaping up as the wild card for U.S. monetary policy makers this year, with top Federal Reserve officials stumped by why it has lingered so low for so long and at odds as to what to do about it.
Chicago, San Francisco, Seattle, Los Angeles, Phoenix and Orange County, in southern California, will see the biggest fare cuts, the blog said. Under the new fare structure, rates in the Los Angeles area between Beverly Hills and Santa Monica would run $15.83 via UberX, compared with $26.80 for a cab, he said.
HARTFORD, Conn./ PHOENIX, Ariz., Jan 7- Two top Federal Reserve officials said on Tuesday they expected the U.S. central bank to reduce its stimulus at a steady pace, with the lone official to dissent against the Fed's decision to trim its bond buying saying he was comfortable with the approach.
*Poor demand seen at $30 billion three-year note auction. Treasuries prices rose on Tuesday, with benchmark yields hovering near two-week lows, as traders brushed off a weak $30 billion auction of three-year notes, part of this week's $64 billion in coupon-bearing government debt.
BEIJING, Jan 6- Zig-zagging left and right through a maze of dark, narrow corridors in a high-rise's basement, 35- year-old kitchen worker Hu has joined the many thousands of Chinese fleeing fast-rising property prices by heading down- down underground.
Dec 23- Media company Meredith Corp said it would buy three television stations from Gannett Co Inc and Sander Media for $407.5 million to expand its broadcast revenue and footprint.
Dec 18- An Iranian businessman linked to a sprawling conglomerate controlled by Iran's supreme leader is wanted by the United States for allegedly trying to purchase hundreds of American-made assault rifles to smuggle into Iran. He was convicted there in June of attempted arms trafficking and attempting to violate sanctions on Iran.
Dec 17- The Federal Reserve probably won't taper when it meets this week, though maybe it should. Financial markets definitely ought to sell off no matter what the Fed does, but almost certainly they won't.
WASHINGTON, Dec 16- Gannett Co Inc can move ahead with its purchase of Belo Corp as long as the deal does not include KMOV-TV, a St. Louis television station, antitrust enforcers at the U.S. Justice Department said on Monday. Gannett agreed to buy Belo for $1.5 billion in June in a move that will nearly double Gannett's broadcast holdings to 43 stations.
In Phoenix, where house prices have risen more than 40 percent in less than two years, pending sales fell 32 percent in October, while the number of months of supply is up 111 percent from May. In Sacramento, the October figures are equally grim, with year-on-year supply up 93 percent and sales down 20 percent.