People walk past the closed Crumbs Bake Shop on Larchmont Boulevard in Los Angeles, the chain's last remaining store in the L.A.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to one of its lowest levels since before the 2007-09 recession, a sign of increasing health in the labor market.
WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve said Wednesday that it planned to stop adding to its bond holdings in October, in a sign of its confidence that the economy is gaining strength even as the central bank gradually withdraws its support.
(Adds analysts' comments, background, updates share price movement). By Shailaja Sharma and Sruthi Ramakrishnan. July 10 (Reuters) - Discount retailer Family Dollar Stores Inc, under pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn to sell itself, said its profit fell ...
... * Budget to keep 2014/15 fiscal deficit to 4.1 pct of GDP. * Targets 7-8 pct economic growth in 3-4 years. * Aims for deal with states on services tax by December.