SAN FRANCISCO - Twitter shares surged nearly 30% in after-hours trading with news that revenue for the micro-blogging site handily beat Wall Streets expectations.
Fast-food workers outside a McDonald's in Detroit in May, part of a wave of strikes and protests across the United States. Credit Paul Sancya/Associated Press.
Prices for preowned homes in the Dallas area rose at the slowest rate in 10 months in the latest nationwide survey. Dallas prices were up 8.6 percent in May from a year ago in the Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller Home Price Index.
Most of the U.S. stocks in the market were low at close Tuesday. A strategy by a telecommunications group spurred a rise in telecom stocks.
A large water main break near UCLA causes severe flooding and prompts the closure of Sunset Boulevard. A large water main break near UCLA causes severe flooding and prompts the closure of Sunset Boulevard.