WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits tumbled 23,000 last week to 298,000, nearly a six-year low that shows companies are laying off fewer workers.
MEXICO CITY - The day after a load of stolen radioactive material was found in a field, Mexican authorities had formed a perimeter around the area and were measuring for contamination as they planned the recovery process Thursday, according to Mexican ...
... Stocks. * GM to shut Chevy in Europe in response to downturn. * GM to focus resources on expanding Opel/Vauxhall brands.
Logo of the United States Bureau of Economic Analysis, a part of the Department of Commerce. (Photo credit: Wikipedia). Economic growth is up while jobless claims are down, according to new economic data released Thursday morning.
DALLAS (AP) - Southwest Airlines Co. said Thursday that it will end service in June to Key West, Fla.; Jackson, Miss.; and Branson, Mo.