U.S. stocks rallied Thursday, boosted by strong third-quarter earnings from Caterpillar Inc. and other companies. The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed 275 points, or 1.7%, to 16736.
Caterpillar Inc. posted stronger-than-expected results for its third quarter and raised its profit outlook for the year. Chief Executive Doug Oberhelman said world economic growth remains slower than the company would like but said there is a reasonable ...
In this Oct. 22, 2014 photo, job seekers Madelin Garcia, right, and Noharis Nunez fill out a job applications at a job fair in Miami Lakes, Fla.
Personal taxpayer information given to state-run Obamacare exchanges could be at risk, according to a federal audit released Thursday.
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