Accounting

July 05, 2018 - 8:32 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A private survey shows that American businesses added 177,000 workers in June, a sign of health and resilience for the U.S. labor market and economy. Payroll processor ADP said Thursday that hiring was led by employers with more than 50 workers, with the education and health and...
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Mayor of London Sadiq Khan during London Tech Week in London, Monday, June 11 2018. London Mayor Sadiq Khan says he hopes U.S. President Donald Trump will reconsider the protectionist measures that divided the G-7 summit in Canada last weekend. (AP Photo/Robert Stevens)
June 11, 2018 - 11:58 am
LONDON (AP) — London Mayor Sadiq Khan says he's optimistic the city will continue to draw investors after Brexit as a survey showed Britain's attractiveness as a destination for foreign direct investment dimmed last year. The U.K. slipped to third place in a survey of 450 global investors by EY,...
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FILE - In this June 2, 2011, file photo, Samsonite products are displayed at a store in Hong Kong. Luggage maker Samsonite said Friday, June 1, 2018 its CEO stepped down following a report by a short-seller that questioned his credentials and the company's accounting. The company said in a statement that Ramesh Tainwala resigned citing personal reasons. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)
June 01, 2018 - 12:54 am
HONG KONG (AP) — Luggage maker Samsonite said Friday its CEO has stepped down following a report by a short-seller questioning his credentials and the company's accounting. Ramesh Tainwala resigned for personal reasons, which Samsonite's board decided was in the best interests of the company and...
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May 31, 2018 - 4:39 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional auditors say the Secret Service spent almost $4 million too much for seats on campaign planes during the 2016 election. The Secret Service paid $17.1 million to include agents on flights chartered by the campaigns of Republicans Donald Trump and Ben Carson and...
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May 30, 2018 - 8:34 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses added 178,000 jobs in May, according to a survey, a solid total but below the average monthly gains accumulated over the winter. Payroll processor ADP said Wednesday that hiring was strong in construction, education and health care, and professional and business...
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FILE- In this Jan. 31, 2018, file photo, a woman speaks to Maui Divers Jewelry representatives at a job fair in Honolulu. On Wednesday, May 2, payroll processor ADP reports how many jobs private employers added in April. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy, File)
May 02, 2018 - 8:54 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — American businesses added 204,000 new workers last month, another sign of strength in the U.S. labor market and economy. Payroll processor ADP said Wednesday that hiring was strong across numerous industries, led by professional and business services, health and education and...
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April 04, 2018 - 8:31 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. companies hired 241,000 new workers in March, a solid total that suggests the already-low unemployment rate may be headed lower in the coming months. Payroll processor ADP says the gains were strong across different industries, with construction, manufacturing and...
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FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2015 file photo, Dan Bender, with the La Plata County Sheriff's Office, takes a water sample from the Animas River near Durango, Colo. after the accidental released of an estimated 3 million gallons of waste from the Gold King Mine by a crew led by the Environmental Protection Agency. The EPA says it has almost finished reviewing hundreds of damage claims from the spill, but the agency has still not released a clear accounting of the claims made for economic losses and personal injuries. (Jerry McBride /The Durango Herald via AP, File)
March 16, 2018 - 2:56 pm
DENVER (AP) — The Environmental Protection Agency says it has almost finished a review of damage claims from a Colorado mine spill the agency accidentally triggered. But an internal agency accounting of those claims could be off by tens of millions of dollars. It's the latest in a series of...
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In this Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, photo, Joana Dudley, of Lauderhill, Fla., looks at her list of job prospects at a JobNewsUSA job fair in Miami Lakes, Fla. On Wednesday, March 7, 2018, payroll processor ADP reports how many jobs private employers added in February. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
March 07, 2018 - 9:49 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. companies added a healthy 235,000 jobs last month, led by solid gains in construction, hotels and restaurants, and education and health care, according to a private survey. The report Wednesday on February hiring from payroll provider ADP comes after businesses added 244,000...
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Miguel Lafourcade, left, and Natalia Lafourcade perform "Remember Me" from "Coco" at the Oscars on Sunday, March 4, 2018, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
March 04, 2018 - 11:13 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 90th annual Academy Awards, which are being bestowed Sunday at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood (all times local): 8:10 p.m. Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez have won their second Academy Award for best original song. The husband-and-wife duo picked up the...
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