The Morning Journal : Local Business News en Owners of Pour House in Amherst create bar around who they are A dream and a destination attracted John and Kristin Kolcun to Amherst to open The Pour House in his hometown. "We're musicians here," said the 34-year-old… Fri, 28 Aug 2015 11:04:42 EDT Asian stocks rise, Europe falls as global stock rally fades HONG KONG (AP) - World stock markets were uneven on Friday as a global rally driven by upbeat U.S. economic data faded. European stocks fell in… Fri, 28 Aug 2015 08:07:16 EDT 500-plus layoffs possible in Ohio uranium plant cleanup COLUMBUS (AP) - Workers decontaminating and decommissioning a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio are again being notified about hundreds of potential layoffs because… Thu, 27 Aug 2015 17:00:44 EDT US stocks end sharply higher after Chinese market surges U.S. stocks are closing sharply higher after China's main stock index logged its biggest gain in eight weeks. A report also showed that the U.S.… Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:29:13 EDT Lorain steelworkers to rally for contract talks Area steel workers plan a solidarity rally as negotiations continue for a new union contract. The United Steel Workers Local 1104 will host the rally from… Thu, 27 Aug 2015 14:10:26 EDT US stocks rise after Chinese market surges U.S. stocks climbed Thursday morning, extending their recovery from a sharp sell-off that was triggered by concerns about the health of the Chinese economy. Investors were… Thu, 27 Aug 2015 11:42:43 EDT Wal-Mart to stop selling AR-15s and similar weapons LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Wal-Mart will stop selling the AR-15 rifle and other semi-automatic weapons at its stores because fewer people are buying them,… Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:57:58 EDT US economy surged at 3.7 percent rate in April-June quarter WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy posted a much bigger rebound in growth during the spring than previously reported, thanks to improvements in a number… Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:53:57 EDT Chinese stock index jumps 5.3 percent as Asian stocks rise BEIJING (AP) - China's main stock index surged 5.3 percent Thursday, its biggest gain in eight weeks, as markets across Asia advanced in the wake… Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:53:20 EDT Despite stock fall, financial health of many is still solid WASHINGTON (AP) - Many Americans have just absorbed a financial beating - at least as measured by their stock holdings. It's the kind of blow… Wed, 26 Aug 2015 11:35:52 EDT