WASHINGTON—U.S. consumer spending grew only slowly in October while Americans stepped up their savings, a sign of caution among households that could weigh on the economy heading into the final months of the year.
WASHINGTON - Orders for long-lasting manufactured goods posted a solid gain in October after two months of weakness, while a key category that tracks business investment plans advanced by the largest amount in three months.
The euro broke through a key level against the strengthening dollar, underlining the market's growing expectation that the world's two big central banks are heading into 2016 in opposite monetary policy directions.
LOS ANGELES - An expanded version of America's annual Thanksgiving travel saga was under way Wednesday with gas prices low and terrorism fears high.
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