WASHINGTON - Employers churned out more new jobs than expected last month despite snowstorms and bone-chilling weather that kept consumers and workers at home through much of the country.
Mary T. Barra, the automaker's new chief executive, has ordered a rare public apology and started an internal inquiry. Credit Paul Sancya/Associated Press.
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing lost contact with air traffic controllers early on Saturday, the airline said in a statement, the plane likely missing in Vietnamese airspace.
NEW YORK - The bull market that got no respect, the one Wall Street pundits said from Day 1 could not last, the one born on March 9, 2009, at the bottom of the worst stock market plunge since the Great Depression, turns 5 on Sunday.
... Stocks. * U.S. job growth an upbeat sign for weather-beaten economy. * Nasdaq up for fifth consecutive week. * Putin rebuffs Obama as Ukraine crisis escalates.