The United Steelworkers Union called for workers to strike at nine refineries mostly in Texas and California early Sunday, saying its negotiations with the Shell Oil Company broke down less than two weeks after they began.
An oil company that has largely hedged its bets on the success of the Tuscaloosa Marine Shale by breaking into the oil play early on and in an aggressive fashion is now dramatically throttling back.
China's economy got off to a weak start in 2015 with disappointing manufacturing- and service-sector readings, renewing calls for the government to introduce more measures to spur growth in the months ahead.
The next time you walk into a McDonald's, you might get the opportunity to pay for your meal with something other than cash or credit.
Feds Seek to Protect Consumers from Sneaky Payday Loans Payday loans are, in essence, a quick fix solution to as common problem - payday's a while away, and there's no money.