The jobs market showed resilience in February as hiring picked up despite harsh winter weather, bolstering hopes the U.S. economy will break out of its recent slump as the spring arrives.
Mary T. Barra, the automaker's new chief executive, has ordered a rare public apology and started an internal inquiry. Credit Paul Sancya/Associated Press.
A woman covers her face as she cries at the Beijing Capital International Airport. Malaysia Airlines said it lost contact with one of its planes carrying 239 people to China.
Each week, we tap the insight of Sam Stovall, Chief Equity Strategist for S&P Capital IQ, for his perspective on the current market.
... Stocks. * U.S. job growth an upbeat sign for weather-beaten economy. * Nasdaq up for fifth consecutive week. * Putin rebuffs Obama as Ukraine crisis escalates.