Business News http://enews.earthlink.net/channel/news/bus Business News Supplied by AP en-us (c) 2016 EarthLink Networks Inc. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:18:23 EST Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:42:03 EST 5 Former Fed official Edward W. 'Mike' Kelley Jr. dies at 84 http://enews.earthlink.net/article/bus?guid=20161205/12154404-f504-45f9-b4fd-994b95ac538a WASHINGTON (AP) — Edward W. "Mike" Kelley Jr., who served 14 years as a member of the Federal Reserve Board and was instrumental in modernizing the banking operations of the Federal Reserve system, has died. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 20:18:23 EST 20161205/12154404-f504-45f9-b4fd-994b95ac538a By MARTIN CRUTSINGER Associated Press Trump not saying what he'll do about Dakota Access pipeline http://enews.earthlink.net/article/bus?guid=20161205/bf5fded9-6408-4c5c-a830-438cbbf055aa CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Industry leaders are urging President-elect Donald Trump to make approval of the disputed Dakota Access oil pipeline a "top priority" when he takes office next month, while opponents who have protested the project for months are vowing to stay put on their sprawling North Dakota encampment despite harsh winter weather and a tribal leaders' call to leave. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:58:22 EST 20161205/bf5fded9-6408-4c5c-a830-438cbbf055aa By JAMES MacPHERSON and BLAKE NICHOLSON Associated Press Worker pleads guilty to snooping on emails for stock deals http://enews.earthlink.net/article/bus?guid=20161205/76e75836-0c5a-435b-9705-f0f7a27449b3 SEATTLE (AP) — A former information technology worker at Expedia Inc. pleaded guilty Monday to securities fraud after authorities said he used his access to the computers of top executives to rummage through their email, then made lucrative, illegal stock trades based on the inside information he discovered. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:32:49 EST 20161205/76e75836-0c5a-435b-9705-f0f7a27449b3 By GENE JOHNSON Associated Press Trump's tariff plan hits a hurdle: Congressional Republicans http://enews.earthlink.net/article/bus?guid=20161205/81821307-cdad-4cdd-9291-601d2b68b9aa WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump's plan to use steep tariffs to punish companies that move overseas is running into an obstacle: Congressional Republicans. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:04:55 EST 20161205/81821307-cdad-4cdd-9291-601d2b68b9aa By ERICA WERNER Associated Press Bank stocks help Dow to another record; tech stocks recover http://enews.earthlink.net/article/bus?guid=20161205/d722640b-9814-4dbc-b58d-6ffa58411594 NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks resumed their climb Monday as investors bought stocks that stand to benefit from economic growth, like banks, as well as technology companies, which have been mostly left out of a post-election rally. Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:42:10 EST 20161205/d722640b-9814-4dbc-b58d-6ffa58411594 By MARLEY JAY Associated Press