WASHINGTON - Sales of previously owned U.S. homes rose in September to the highest level in a year, adding to signs that residential real estate will be a plus for the economy.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - U.S. equity investors bid up prices on Tuesday, delivering another day of gains for major indexes on the heels of upbeat quarterly results from tech giant Apple and talk of economic stimulus in Europe.
Kentucky's Bourbon industry has nearly doubled its workforce in the last two years and contributes $3 billion in gross state product to the state economy.
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission has started a Special Inspection to review the circumstances surrounding the loss and peeling of coating in areas of the plant's torus.
Stocks in Asia traded higher early Wednesday, reflecting gains on Wall Street overnight and bargain hunting by investors in Japan, where markets have been especially volatile.