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Top US banks pass Federal Reserve's 'stress tests'

...outcomes from last year's tests.Some industry analysts say the most critical tests will...right after the financial crisis hit.Industry lobbyists applauded the results Thursday...growth."Since the financial crisis, industry profits have been steadily rising, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-05/top-us-banks-pass-federal-
Ga. eyes insurance overhaul

...The state insurance commissioner would develop guidelines on networks, Burke said.Opposing the bill is the insurance industry, which testified that cost increases in health care are continuing at an "unsustainable rate.''Allan Hayes of America's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-05/ga-eyes-insurance-overhaul
Exxon CEO says price of oil likely to remain low for years

...day was the third largest in the history of the global oil industry, according to a recent report from BP. Meanwhile, weakening...investors. The CEOs comments reflect an increasingly common industry view that new sources of oil around the globe, relatively...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-04/exxon-ceo-says-price-oil-l
McDonald's to use chicken without human antibiotics

...antibiotics that will be allowed by Mc Donald's, are not considered medically important for humans.Hansen noted that the poultry industry had already been moving away from the use of antibiotics used in human medicine, which likely made McDonald's decision easier...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-04/mcdonalds-use-chicken-with
Early bettors backing Pacquiao in big fight vs. Mayweather

...winners. Already, Vaccaro said he has seen more betting on the fight than he ever has two months out, and some in the betting industry are predicting legal wagering of up to $50 million on the bout. The betting handle will be helped by a number of different...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-03-03/early-bettors-backing-pacquiao-bi
Columbia County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...Building A at the Evans Government Center Complex at 630 Ronald Reagan Drive. The sudden pause in rezoning has left residents and industry leaders questioning whether a ban is a way to keep pace with developers and preserve the community?s high quality of life...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/local-government/columbia-county-commission
Columbia County Commission | The Augusta Chronicle

...Building A at the Evans Government Center Complex at 630 Ronald Reagan Drive. The sudden pause in rezoning has left residents and industry leaders questioning whether a ban is a way to keep pace with developers and preserve the community?s high quality of life...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/government/columbia-county-commission
Costco makes deal with Visa, Citigroup

...holders probably won't need to reapply, industry experts say. However, a small number...qualifications are some of the highest in the industry.Q: Why did Costco do this?A: When...That is still to be determined, but industry experts say it is likely. As with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-02/costco-makes-deal-visa-cit
Fiat Chrysler brushes off snow, posts sales gain

...offset rising gas prices and bad weather in February. LMC Automotive, a forecasting firm, predicted the best February for the industry in 13 years.Falling unemployment, low interest rates and new versions of big sellers like the Cherokee and Ford F-150...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-03/fiat-chrysler-brushes-snow
Former Georgia Sen. Charles Walker says he'll be active in politics, but won't run 'at this time'

...I have a little advice for them."He also wants to revive the Committee of 100, a booster group credited with bringing industry to Augusta in the 1950s."I hope to put that together in the next year or two, so that we can sit down and have group discussions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-03/former-georgia-sen-charles-w