The dollar rose for an eleventh day versus the yen, the longest run of gains since 2001, as signs of a sustained U.S. recovery bolstered speculation the Federal Reserve is moving toward raising interest rates.
Covered California says health care premiums will go up modestly for most people buying coverage on the state exchange next year by an average of 4.2 percent.
Chrysler Group LLC's U.S. sales in July rose 20 percent as Jeep sales soared 41 percent for the best July ever for the sport-utility vehicle brand, kicking off what analysts predicted will be a strong month for the industry.
GENEVA (Reuters) - India's tough diplomacy blocked a landmark world trade treaty late on Thursday, despite last-ditch talks to rescue what would have been the first global trade reform since the creation of the World Trade Organization 19 years ago.
LONDON-U.K. manufacturing growth slowed more than expected to its weakest rate in a year in July, a closely watched survey showed on Friday.