Friday, November 22, 2013
Taiwan's Foxconn, the maker of iPhones, iPads and other electronics in China, is to invest US$40 million in the United States to ramp up manufacturing of high-end products.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, suggesting some strengthening of labor market conditions.
U.S. Federal Reserve policy makers expected at their October meeting that they would begin cutting the stimulus program “in coming months,” the minutes of that meeting showed Wednesday.
Thursday, November 21, 2013
U.S. consumers shrugged off the 16-day partial government shutdown and spent more on autos, clothing and furniture in October, boosting retail sales by the most in four months.
Monday, November 18, 2013
Internet gambling is on a roll in the U.S. market after years lurking in the shadows.
Saturday, November 16, 2013
Google Inc. on Thursday won dismissal of a long-running lawsuit by authors who accused the Internet search company of digitally copying millions of books for an online library without permission.
Friday, November 15, 2013
A White House push for a freer hand to clinch trade deals ran into a roadblock on Wednesday as two-thirds of Democrats in the House of Representatives stated their opposition, complicating efforts to finalize a pact with 11 Pacific Rim countries.
For the first month in nearly two decades, the U.S. in October extracted more oil from the ground than it imported from abroad, marking an important milestone for a nation seeking to wean itself off foreign oil.
Thursday, November 14, 2013
American Airlines and US Airways reached a deal with the government that lets the two form the world's biggest airline and opens up more room at key U.S. airports for low-cost carriers.