Saturday
September
20
2014
1:03 pm
Weather

  Home
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Sports
  Opinion / Letters
  Business
  Arts / Entertainment
  Lifestyle
  Obituaries
  Calendar
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  Classifieds
  DJ Designers
  Archives
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
 
 
 
 

Check out our archive of Dining Guides - Yum!

     
 
As Wall Street watches Alibaba, stocks drift
NEW YORK — With Wall Street focused on the debut of Alibaba Group, the stock market drifted into the weekend and major indexes ended little changed. Investors watched as the Chinese e-commerce giant surged 38 percent Friday, in its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. Alibaba gain...
By Matthew Craft The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
Yahoo rakes in another jackpot from Alibaba’s IPO
SAN FRANCISCO — Yahoo is making amends for years of blundering with one smart move: an early investment in Alibaba Group that has turned into a multibillion-dollar boon. The latest windfall came with Alibaba’s record-setting IPO completed late Thursday, in which the Chinese e-commerce giant rai...
By Michael Liedtke The Associated Press FULL STORY
California adopts olive-oil labeling standards
SACRAMENTO — The state Department of Food and Agriculture has approved standards for grading and labeling California-produced olive oil that will require makers to prove their product really is extra-virgin olive oil if the label on the bottle says so. The standards, scheduled to take effect next...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
 
California teachers fund to boost clean energy bets
The California State Teachers' Retirement System says it plans to increase its investments in clean energy and technology to $3.7 billion, from $1.4 billion, over the next five years. CalSTRS CEO Jack Ehnes says the pension fund is seeing more opportunities in low-carbon projects and technologies....
The Associated Press FULL STORY
California unemployment rate stays at 7.4 percent
SACRAMENTO — California's unemployment rate was unchanged for a third month, holding at 7.4 percent in August, officials said Friday. The state added 44,200 nonfarm jobs during the month, bringing the total to 15.5 million, the California Employment Development Department reported. Last month'...
The Associated Press FULL STORY
  
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
What do you think of Larry Ellison stepping down as CEO of Oracle?

It will still be his company
Time to pass the baton
It will give him more time for other pursuits
Don't care

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
 
  
 
©2014 San Mateo Daily Journal
San Mateo County garage sales