A government investigation into the health-care law rollout has discovered new email exchanges that show the Obama administration was aware the federal SHOP exchange for small business insurance needed to be delayed as early as August.
An employee organizes Lands' End Inc. apparel for sale at a Sears store inside the Del Amo shopping mall in Torrance, California.
Ty Wright/Bloomberg. Shoppers at the Easton Towne Center in Columbus, Ohio. Consumer spending in the U.S. rose more than forecast in October, a sign the biggest part of the economy is gaining momentum from a firming employment.
WASHINGTON (MNI) - U.S. consumer sentiment soared at the start of December, reaching levels not seen since the summer, according to the University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment survey released Wednesday.
The dollar rallied against the yen on Friday after stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs data stoked expectations the Federal Reserve may start reducing bond buying sooner than expected.