United Technologies Corp. Chief Executive Louis Chenevert abruptly stepped down, startling people inside and outside the industrial conglomerate he led for six years.
As more customers go online to shop for holiday gifts, brick-and-mortar stores are compete for an ever-shrinking piece of the pie.
U.S. stock indexes have been rising through the past month. Trader Sean Spain, center, watched them move up on Nov. 18, 2014 on the New York Stock Exchange.
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York November 18, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Lucas Jackson.
NEW YORK _The average price of regular gasoline at U.S. pumps slid to the lowest level since November 5, 2010, dropping 10.05 cents in the two weeks ended Nov. 21 to $2.8416 a gallon, according to Lundberg Survey Inc. Prices are 41.01 cents lower ...