Washington (CNN) Iran Revolutionary Guard patrol boats fired shots at a commercial cargo ship and then intercepted the vessel, the M/V Maersk Tigris, which was crossing the Strait of Hormuz Tuesday morning, according to a senior U.S.
Consumer confidence fell this month to the lowest level in four months, knocked down by a slowdown in hiring, according to the Conference Board.
NEW YORK: US single-family home prices rose in February from a year earlier, led by strong increases in the western half of the United States, a closely watched survey said on Tuesday.
Greece's leftwing prime minister has warned that he would hold a referendum if international creditors insisted on a �vicious circle of austerity� as the key to unlocking urgently needed bailout money.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N), the largest U.S. poultry producer, plans to eliminate use of human antibiotics in its chicken flocks by September 2017, one of the most aggressive timetables yet set by an American poultry company.