U.S. stocks tumbled as a drop in durable-goods orders and disappointing results from Caterpillar Inc. to Microsoft Corp. heightened concern about the economy's strength.
Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen may not show her cards on interest-rate-hike timing. WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - While there are growing doubts among economists that the Federal Reserve will make their first hike in short-term interest rates ...
The Obama administration has reached a big Obamacare sign-up milestone, with less than three weeks remaining in the open-enrollment season.
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Two Washington state lawmakers have introduced a bill to scrap a $3.1 billion roadway overhaul and expressway tunnel excavation in Seattle, branding the project a failure beset by cost overruns, construction mishaps and delays.
Long Island's unemployment rate dropped to 4.4 percent in December, the lowest since December 2007, state Labor Department data released Tuesday show.