The number of new foreclosure filings -- which includes default notices, auctions and bank repossessions -- dropped 15% to a total of 113,454 properties in November, according to RealtyTrac, an online marketer of foreclosed properties.
Three days ago, Mary Barra was known mostly within auto industry circles and the local engineering community. But Tuesday's news that she will succeed General Motors Co.
The Hilton Worldwide hotel chain has raised $2.35bn (�1.4bn) from a share sale, making it the second-largest listing in the US this year.
WASHINGTON - The number of people selecting health insurance plans in the federal and state marketplaces increased last month at a brisk pace, bringing the overall figure to nearly 365,000, the Obama administration said Wednesday.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The company that manages a fleet of airplanes owned and leased by Google Inc executives Larry Page, Sergey Brin and Eric Schmidt improperly bought fuel from the government at below-market rates, for a savings of up to $5.3 ...