A host of companies working in and around the oil patch are facing tough times amid a sharp decline in energy prices over the past year.
Shoppers this year are benefiting from cheaper gasoline prices and an improving job market in the weeks leading up to Christmas. Nationwide, holiday spending is projected to rise 4.1 percent over last year's levels - the best growth since 2011, according to ...
Motorists fill their tanks at a convenience store in Platt City, Mo., where prices dropped below $2-per-gallon for regular gas. Motorists fill their tanks at a convenience store in Platt City, Mo.
Amazon says more than 10 million people tried the online retailing giant's Prime subscription service for the first time this holiday.
Oil traded above $60 a barrel amid concern about Libyan supply after government forces struck Islamist militias close to the nation's largest terminal at Es Sider.