WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in nearly 8-1/2 years last week, suggesting the labor market recovery was gaining traction.
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Wal-Mart said Thursday that Greg Foran will replace Bill Simon as its U.S. CEO. Simon has been in the role since June 2010. He was a top candidate to become CEO of the whole company, but that job went to Doug McMillion in Feb. Simon will leave the ...
Brussels: The eurozone economy showed signs of a rebound in July after several months of sluggish activity, but France stood out as a laggard, a closely watched survey showed on Thursday.
Caterpillar Inc. (CAT), the largest maker of mining machinery, forecast full-year sales and earnings that fell short of analysts' estimates as it said there's no sign of an upturn in the industry in 2014.