Saturday, April 19, 2014
Who says America has lost its muscle?
Friday, April 18, 2014
With more than 1 million visitors annually, the New York International Auto Show is one of the most important shows for the U.S. auto industry. Here are some of the vehicles debuting this year. The show opens to the public Friday.
The U.S. economy is showing clear signs of emerging from the brutal winter, with consumer spending picking up broadly, the Federal Reserve's Beige Book survey said Wednesday.
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen said Wednesday that the U.S. job market still needs help from the Fed and that the central bank must remain intent on adjusting its policy to respond to unforeseen challenges.
Thursday, April 17, 2014
U.S. home construction rose moderately in March as builders resumed work at the end of a frigid winter. But applications for building permits slid, clouding the outlook for future construction.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Lower U.S. gasoline prices kept consumer inflation in check last month, helping offset higher costs for food and clothing.
A group of traders has sued exchange giant CME Group, alleging that its policies favored high-frequency traders and defrauded other investors.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
U.S. retail sales in March rose by the largest amount in 18 months, led by strong gains in sales of autos, furniture and a number of other products.
The U.S. Department of Energy is soliciting for another round of research into methane hydrates, the potentially huge energy source of “frozen gas” that could step in for shortages of other fossil fuels.