WASHINGTON—Consumer, business and government spending helped propel better-than-expected U.S. growth in the second quarter of the year, a hopeful sign for an economy buffeted by overseas turmoil and sharp gyrations in equity markets.
WASHINGTON - Consumer confidence climbed more than forecast in August, reaching the second-highest level in eight years on more favorable views of the labor market.
(Adds comments, details from decision). By Jonathan Stempel. Aug 27 (Reuters) - The billionaire chief executive of Dole Food Co and his top lieutenant must pay $148.2 million of damages to shareholders they shortchanged when the produce company went ...
Forget the McWhopper. And be honest with yourself. The thought of the McDonald's Big Mac and Burger King Whopper hybrid scares you, even if it's just a little.
DETROIT -- A man told police that he robbed a bank in South Lyon to pay for his infant daughter's chemotherapy treatment, according to the Detroit Free Press.