WASHINGTON�New-home sales fell in June and May's reading was revised significantly lower, signs that the U.S. housing recovery is failing to build momentum heading into the second half of the year.
NEW YORK (TheStreet) �� Facebook (FB) shares shot up 7.3% to $76.45 after the company reported strong second-quarter earnings.
Army veteran John Godman talks to recruiters Nicole Rushton, left, and Megan Hogan at a Hiring Fair For Veterans in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Barclays Plc called for the dismissal on Thursday of a lawsuit from the New York attorney general alleging the bank lied to clients about its high-speed trading venue, calling it unjustified because Barclays' customers were never misled.
WASHINGTON, July 24 (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund on Thursday chopped its 2014 forecast for global economic growth to take into account weakness early in the year in the United States and China, the world's two biggest economies.