WASHINGTON: US consumer spending fell for the first time in eight months in September, but a rise in consumer sentiment to more than a seven-year high this month indicated economic growth would remain on solid ground.
A gas station worker in Augusta, Ga., adjusted a sign this week to reflect lower prices. The cost per gallon of gas has fallen below $3 in many states, Texas included.
Photo. Singapore's running in April of the JPMorgan Chase Corporate Challenge. The race series' website was hacked around that time.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's factory activity unexpectedly fell to a five-month low in October as firms fought slowing orders and rising costs in the cooling economy, reinforcing views that the country's growth outlook is hazy at best.
Time's up. The six-month period after graduation where you don't have to make student loan payments could in November for most federal student loan borrowers who graduated in May.