In September, Caterpillar announced plans to eliminate 10,000 jobs in its global workforce. (Antonio Perez / Chicago Tribune). Gail MarksJarvisContact ReporterChicago Tribune.
U.S. construction spending jumped in October, fueled by solid gains in home building and the largest increase in federal construction in nine years.
NEW YORK Crude oil futures fell almost 1 percent on Tuesday on bets OPEC will not cut output to stem a supply glut when the world's biggest oil producers meet in Vienna later this week, although a rally in U.S.
LONDON Global manufacturing growth remained tepid in November as new orders came in at a slower pace and factories ran down existing orders, a survey showed on Tuesday.
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