WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve is edging closer to raising interest rates from record lows given a strengthening U.S. job market and economy.
Uber is standing down for the next three months in Portland, just one of the cities where it has run into trouble. The company said it would stop picking up customers there for three months after the city sued, asking a judge to order Uber to stop operating until it ...
The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits dropped last week and stayed near 14-year lows, the latest evidence of labor-market improvement.
Unilever, the maker of Hellman's mayonnaise, says that it has withdrawn its lawsuit against the maker of Just Mayo. Unilever had filed suit against the company, Hampton Creek, this year, claiming false advertising for Just Mayo, an eggless product.
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