WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - The trade deficit with other nations fell 5.4% in October, as the U.S. boosted exports for the first time in four months in an encouraging sign for the U.S.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stocks edged higher in choppy trading on Wednesday, after a mixed bag of economic data tempered recent expectations the U.S.
Service industries in the U.S. expanded at a slower pace than forecast in November, showing uneven progress in the biggest part of the economy.
The U.N. nuclear agency warned that a truck carrying an extremely dangerous radioactive substance stolen in Mexico could be used to build a "dirty bomb," an improvised explosive containing radioactive materials.
CNBC's Steve Liesman breaks down the latest numbers on jobs. And Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, provides analysis of the ADP results and why it is "good news" going into next year.