Garmin buys Maine-based GPS products company DeLorme

YARMOUTH, Maine (AP) — Swiss-based Garmin Ltd. is buying DeLorme, a Maine-based producer of maps and hand-held satellite communications devices.

Garmin said Thursday that DeLorme will operate as a research...

Colorado Springs-based company settles trade-secret lawsuit against former employees

By: Wayne Heilman wayneh@gazette.com

Colorado Springs-based Chromatic Technologies Inc. has settled a lawsuit against four ex-employees and their company on allegations of misappropriating trade secrets.

The $1.1 million settlement also...

Mylan and Bank of America slide, TripAdvisor and Cisco climb

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market:

NYSE

Bank of America Corp., down 82 cents to $11.16

Bank...

Utility says it has stopped natural gas leak near Los Angeles after nearly 4 months

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Utility says it has stopped natural gas leak near Los Angeles after nearly 4 months.

What a recession does to your money

NEW YORK (AP) — If we are indeed in the midst of a recession — and we won't know we're in one until well after it's begun — stocks likely still have a long way to go down.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index has...

Boeing stock plunges on report of SEC accounting probe

NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of the Boeing Co. plummeted Thursday after a report said the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating the aircraft manufacturer's accounting.

Shares of the Chicago-based...

Correction: Earns-Rapid7 story

BOSTON (AP) — In a story Feb. 10 about Rapid7 earnings — generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research — The Associated Press reported erroneously the company's full-year earnings. The...

Shares of travel websites Expedia and TripAdvisor soar

NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Expedia and TripAdvisor soared Thursday, even though the travel website companies reported differing results for the fourth quarter.

Expedia's results were worse than Wall Street...