The jobless rate fell to a five-year low of 7 percent last month as payrolls swelled by 203,000 after a revised 200,000 increase in October, the Labor Department said today.
Stocks on Wall Street closed higher on Friday after a stronger-than-expected payrolls report gave traders confidence that the economy could be healthy enough to withstand a scaling back of the Federal Reserve's stimulus.
The World Trade Organization reached its first ever trade reform deal on Saturday to the roar of approval from nearly 160 ministers who had gathered on the Indonesian island of Bali to decide on the make-or-break agreement that could add $1 trillion to the ...
Some consumers are crying foul after Gilt, the luxury retailer working with Starbucks on the promotion, accidentally posted - then quickly un-posted - the $450, ultra-limited edition Starbucks Metal card on its site one day before it was supposed to go on sale.
China's national flag and Baidu Inc.'s corporate flag fly outside Baidu's headquarters in Beijing. Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg.