FILE PHOTO - A family shops at the Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market in Bentonville, Arkansas, U.S. on June 4, 2015. REUTERS/Rick Wilking/File Photo.
Pay packages for America's top executives once again climbed in 2016 after slipping the year before. Perhaps the pay surge reflects the times: Stocks are coming off a strong run.
U.S. stocks stumbled after a six-day rally took them to all-time highs, while the dollar fluctuated with oil as investors assessed fresh data showing the U.S.
A federal judge found UPS liable for illegally shipping cigarettes in New York State, which cost the state and New York City millions in taxes.
Orders for durable goods, a bellwether for the U.S. economy, fell in April for the first time in five months. Orders for long-lasting goods such as planes and appliances fell in April for the first time in five months, suggesting that a resurgent U.S ...