FRANKFURT The European Central Bank trimmed back its asset buys in a surprise move on Thursday but promised protracted stimulus to aid a still fragile recovery, and dismissed any talk of tapering the program away.
WASHINGTON - President-elect Donald Trump is expected to add another wealthy business person and elite donor to his Cabinet, with fast-food executive Andrew Puzder as labor secretary.
The last six years of President Obama's domestic agenda can pretty much be summed up like this: Obama proposes something new to Congress, and it says no.
The weekly US jobless claims numbers are out for this week just gone. They're down again which is not a bad sign for the US economy.
The once-venerable department store chain on Thursday reported a wider third-quarter loss than the prior-year period as sales continued to slide.