WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumer spending fell in July for the first time in six months, but a rise in confidence among households in August to a seven-year high suggested the retrenchment was likely temporary.
BEIJING - The name looks set to stay, despite global misgivings about flying on Malaysia Airlines after two tragedies this year, but major job cuts and route changes are included in the $1.9 billion rescue plan for the money-losing airline announced Friday by ...
European Central Bank President, Mario Draghi, left, speaks with U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, during the Jackson Hole economic symposium in Moran, Wyoming, U.S.
Russia's consumer watchdog agency is forcing the American fast-food chain to temporarily close eight more outlets across the country over accusations of sanitary violations, bringing the total closure count to 12.
(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File). FILE - In this Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, file photo, trader Edward McCarthy, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.