Rallies over fast-food wages continued into the afternoon Thursday, with roughly 100 people congregating on the narrow sidewalk outside a McDonald's restaurant in Silver Lake.
The U.S. economy expanded more in the third quarter than initially estimated as unsold merchandise piled up at the fastest rate since early 1998, setting the stage for a possible slowdown in the final three months of the year.
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexican troops and federal police kept a nighttime watch on a rural field where thieves abandoned a stolen shipment of highly radioactive cobalt-60, while officials began planning the delicate task of recovering the dangerous material.
International companies trading in New York closed mostly lower Thursday as European Central Bank President Mario Draghi played down the need for further monetary easing.
WASHINGTON -- The value of the arts to the economy has always been an elusive figure - until now. For the first time, the Bureau of Economic Analysis, part of the Commerce Department, has quantified art's impact, finding in a study released Thursday that ...