U.S. stocks were up more than 1 percent on Wednesday afternoon supported by U.S. data and technology stocks led a rebound from Tuesday's steep losses.
A look at the Westbury LIRR station on Wednesday morning, Sept. 2, 2015. The Long Island Rail Road suspended service into and out of Penn Station during Wednesday morning's rush hour because of signal trouble east of the East River tunnels.
U.S. productivity in the spring rose at the fastest pace since late 2013, while labor costs declined. Worker productivity increased at an annual rate of 3.3 percent in the April-June quarter, the Labor Department reported Wednesday.
In the last month Starbucks SBUX +3.64% and McDonald's MCD +3.13% have announced menu expansions: Starbucks added Evenings at Starbucks, serving beer, wine, and “small plates,” while McDonald's jumped into the fray Tuesday by ...
Hillary Rodham Clinton falters, and Republicans are once again riding to her rescue. When White House controversies dogged Mrs. Clinton as first lady, the independent counsel Kenneth W. Starr made her sympathetic with his Javert-like investigations.