HOUSTON - States dependent on oil and gas revenue are bracing for layoffs, slashing agency budgets and growing increasingly anxious about the ripple effect that falling oil prices may have on their local economies.
(Corrects story published yesterday to show reserves are in billions, not millions.) Russia, poised to enter a recession, will burn through its rainy-day funds in three years if the government doesn't change the budget structure, according to Finance Minister ...
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Move over farmers' markets. More than 300 food hubs around the country are also providing small farms another outlet to sell locally raised food to consumers.
In its annual post-Christmas debrief, the company also touts the coming expansion of its one-hour delivery service, mobile shopping and Fire TV.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average squeezed out its seventh consecutive higher close and second straight weekly gain as investor optimism towards the U.S.