Monday, March 9, 2015
Unemployment in the U.S. has dropped to a seven-year low of 5.5 percent -- the level normally considered the mark of a healthy job market. Yet that number isn't as encouraging as it might sound.
Saturday, March 7, 2015
U.S. employers extended a healthy streak of hiring in February by adding 295,000 jobs, the 12th straight monthly gain above 200,000.
Friday, March 6, 2015
The U.S. economy continued to grow at a fairly moderate rate in recent weeks despite bad winter weather in some regions, according to a Federal Reserve report released Wednesday.
The U.S. has so much crude that it is running out of places to put it, and that could drive oil and gasoline prices even lower in the coming months.
Thursday, March 5, 2015
The U.S. Federal Reserve has worked hard to correct the mistakes exposed by the 2008 financial crisis, Fed Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday.
February threw snowstorms and other roadblocks at the auto industry, but U.S. sales of new cars and trucks are still poised to hit their highest level in more than a decade this year.
Top U.S. business executives are pressing Congress to give U.S. President Barack Obama greater authority to negotiate international trade deals. In a report by the lobbying group Business Roundtable, ....................
With tens of millions of gamers now regularly spectating video games online and in real-world arenas, game developers looking to create the next "StarCraft" or "League of Legends" might learn a few lessons at this year's Game Developers Conference.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
U.S. factories expanded last month at their weakest pace in a year, with orders, hiring and production all growing more slowly.
Monday, March 2, 2015
At a taco shop in Southern California, milkshakes are served in mason jars and a chalkboard menu lists "The 1%er" made with lobster meat.