The U.S. cost of living excluding what households pay for food and fuel climbed more than forecast in April, indicating inflation is gravitating toward the Federal Reserve's goal.
(Adds detail throughout). May 22 (Reuters) - An oil platform caught fire and was evacuated in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico offshore Louisiana in the early hours of Friday, though no injuries were reported, the U.S.
House members from both parties are sharpening their knives and hoping to gut a bill granting President Obama, and the next president, trade promotion authority.
A $19 million deal between Target and MasterCard over the massive 2013 data breach has fallen through. The proposed out-of-court agreement required that at least 90% of banks affected by the breached approved the settlement.
At least that's what President Maduro, the rather hapless inheritor of the mess that is the economy in Venezuela under the Bolivarian socialist revolution, seems to think.