The US Consumer Price Index gained 0.1 percent last month after increasing 0.2 percent in March, according to the Labor Department.
(CNN) -- The AAA says the number of people traveling this Memorial Day weekend will be the highest in a decade. The agency projects more than 37 million Americans will travel at least 50 miles from home, which is nearly five percent more than last year.
The U.S. Coast Guard said Friday that it is responding to a fire at an oil production platform near New Orleans. The Coast Guard received a report of a fire from the Miss Katherine offshore supply vessel at 2:50 a.m.
Washington, DC - infoZine - California now has three cities with 1 million or more people (Los Angeles, San Diego and San Jose), tying Texas (Houston, San Antonio and Dallas) for the lead among states, according to estimates released Thursday by the U.S.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. WMT -0.02 % is asking its meat and egg suppliers to curb their use of antibiotics and offer animals more humane living conditions, inching into a tricky supply issue as Americans press for higher standards for what they eat.