The U.S. economy expanded more in the third quarter than initially estimated as unsold merchandise piled up at the fastest rate since early 1998, setting the stage for a possible slowdown in the final three months of the year.
California's health exchange is struggling to keep pace with a surge of applicants who are encountering long waits and website problems as they try to meet a Dec. 23 deadline.
WASHINGTON -- The value of the arts to the economy has always been an elusive figure - until now. For the first time, the Bureau of Economic Analysis, part of the Commerce Department, has quantified art's impact, finding in a study released Thursday that ...
As the case mounts for the Federal Reserve to reduce stimulus as soon as this month, forex, commodity and rates markets are moving in a predictable fashion, making traders hopeful the real event won't be as big a jolt to asset prices as feared.
NEW YORK - Fast-food workers and labor organizers marched, waved signs, and chanted in cities across the country on Thursday in a push for higher wages.