Orders for U.S. durable goods increased more than forecast in April, indicating the world's largest economy will get a lift in the second half of the year as business investment strengthens.
A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York, U.S., on Monday, Jan. 3, 2012. Email · Print; Share.
A 9-year-old girl accused the CEO of McDonald's of targeting kids with food that's not healthy. His response: "We don't sell junk food.
Bloomberg News reports: �Target Corp. (TGT) and Macy's Inc. (M) joined with 15 other retailers in suing Visa Inc. (V) and MasterCard Inc. (MA) over credit-card and debit-card fees after dropping out of a multibillion-dollar settlement of a similar case.
WASHINGTON�The number of U.S. workers seeking new unemployment benefits fell last week by more than expected, another sign of slow improvement in the labor market.