Wednesday, May 6, 2015
The U.S. trade deficit in March jumped to the highest level in more than six years as a small increase in exports was swamped by a flood of imports from autos to cellphones.
U.S. airlines are earning billions, and they are collecting more in fees on checked bags and reservation changes.
Tuesday, May 5, 2015
Intuit is looking to draft another small business for some air time in football's biggest game.
Saturday, May 2, 2015
Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla pledged Thursday to negotiate with legislators after they voted down an overhaul of Puerto Rico's tax system, raising concerns about the U.S. territory's economic future. But he warned he would act independently if needed to rectify the government's financial problems.
The poshest of luxury homes are acquiring the cachet of a masterwork by Picasso or Matisse.
Friday, May 1, 2015
The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid plummeted to the lowest level in 15 years last week, evidence that employers are laying off few workers despite a sharp slowdown in economic growth.
Thursday, April 30, 2015
The U.S. economy skidded to a near halt in the first three months of the year, battered by a triple whammy of harsh weather, plunging exports and sharp cutbacks in oil and gas drilling.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
ESPN is suing Verizon in an escalating clash over how the popular sports channel is being sold in a discounted pay-TV package.
Truck drivers who haul goods from docks at the nation's busiest seaport complex walked off the job Monday in a dispute over their earnings and employment status, but port officials said the impact on international commerce appeared to be minimal.
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Rap mogul Jay Z has defended his Tidal streaming service as viable and a boon to artists after a much-criticized start to the revamped company.