Good news for the economy translated into bad news this week for mortgage borrowers, who were being offered an interest rate of 4.46% for the typical 30-year fixed loan, the highest level since mid-September, according to Freddie Mac.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits tumbled 23,000 last week to 298,000, nearly a six-year low that shows companies are laying off fewer workers.
(CNN) -- A pair of thieves in Mexico may have stolen more than they bargained for when they targeted a truck this week. The stolen vehicle was carrying delicate cargo -- a radioactive element used for medical purposes that also can be used to make a ...
David Woo, Bank of America, discusses his Bitcoin cost-benefit analysis and the advantages of the virtual currency. Woo also comments on the China ban.
US gross domestic product figures for the third quarter were revised sharply higher on Thursday, with much of the rise driven by an increase in business inventories.