WASHINGTON—Orders for long-lasting goods rose in October, a sign demand for manufactured products could be firming after falling for most of the year.
DUBLIN There are signs that the European Central Bank's quantitative easing is producing results but the bank needs to continue accommodative policies, ECB governing council member Patrick Honohan said on Wednesday.
Santa isn't the only one making a list this season. Shoppers everywhere are making their own lists - Black Friday lists that is.
Household spending rose less than forecast in October, showing the biggest part of the U.S. economy was off to a slow start heading into the holiday-shopping season.
That other Thanksgiving tradition - congested highways and jammed airports - is getting underway with gas prices low and terrorism fears high.