WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumer spending fell in July for the first time in six months, but confidence among households hit a seven-year high in August, suggesting the retrenchment would be temporary.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The Illinois Department of Natural Resources released a long-awaited plan Friday to regulate high-volume oil and gas drilling that supporters hope could bring an economic boost to southern Illinois but environmentalists fear may be too ...
The European Central Bank gets back to work after the summer next week with inflation in the euro zone now down to 0.3%. That may not prove enough for them to bring in new policy measures.
LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) - It didn't seem like a huge leap for the Hershey Co. to make when it altered its logo, but Twitter users have drawn some unflattering comparisons between the new logo and human waste.
McDonald's on Friday objected to the Russian government's decision to close 12 of its restaurants in the country, following weeks of highly publicized investigations into health and safety at the fast food giant's locations.