WASHINGTON - What once seemed a sure bet - that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates in September - appears less certain after a wild week of stock market turbulence.
The Dow Jones industrial average ended down 0.07 percent at 16,643.01 while the S&P 500 edged up 0.06 percent to 1,988.87. Google +. Like this story, share it with millions of investors on M3.
SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter is setting modest goals to diversify its workforce while it fights a proposed class-action lawsuit that says the online messaging service discriminates against its female employees.
U.S. consumers increased their spending moderately in July as wages and salaries made their biggest jump in eight months. Spending rose 0.3 percent in July, helped by purchases of big-ticket items such as cars, the Commerce Department reported Friday.
Defense Secretary Ashton Carter landed Friday at Moffett Federal Airfield for his second appearance in Silicon Valley in four months to reassure technology industry leaders that the Pentagon views their work as vital to the future of national defense ...