FILE - A woman slides her credit card to buy gasoline in San Francisco, Calif. Americans cut spending last month for the first time since January, raising doubts about the economy's ability to maintain the summer's sturdy growth.
Consumer confidence rose in October to a seven-year high as employment opportunities and declining gasoline prices boosted Americans' spirits.
Starbucks Starbucks is planning to roll out a delivery option available on its mobile app in select cities next year, according to comments made by CEO Howard Schultz during the earnings call.
(Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N), the world's largest publicly traded oil company, on Friday reported a 3 percent increase in quarterly profit on higher results in its refining and chemicals businesses.
The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and special meals: The gas station sign, with a price under $3 a gallon.