People inspect a John Deere tractor at an agriculture expo in February. U.S. second-quarter GDP growth was revised up Thursday, as business spending on new buildings, machinery and research and development efforts grew more than initially estimated.
The economy expanded even more rapidly than previously estimated in the second quarter, the government said Thursday. The nation's gross domestic product grew at a 4.2% annual rate, vs.
SYDNEY/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The euro inched higher on Thursday and held above a one-year low versus the dollar, getting some respite as feverish speculation of an imminent round of easing by the European Central Bank cooled.
Some epics end with a grand reconciliation - Odysseus comes home to Penelope and all is right with the world. The long, lurid story of Market Basket is not that kind of epic.
U.S. home buyers signed more contracts to buy existing homes in July, rebounding from a drop in June. The National Association of Realtors' monthly "pending home sales" index rose 3.3 percent in July over June but is still 2.1 percent below its level in July ...