Slightly more travelers are expected to drive to their getaway destinations this Memorial Day holiday weekend, AAA reports. While 31.2 million people will drive during the holiday, up 0.25% from last year, only 2.3 million will take leisure flights, down 7%.
China's manufacturing is contracting in May for the first time in seven months, adding to signs that economic growth is losing steam for a second quarter.
A report Wednesday on U.S. sales of previously occupied homes in April may show the housing recovery has crossed a critical threshold.
Published: May 22, 2013. SAN FRANCISCO - The more Meg Whitman succeeds at fixing Hewlett-Packard, the bigger her challenges become.
The decades-old tradition of shutting down U.S. auto factories for two weeks around July may be coming to an end, experts say, pushed out by strong demand and staggered vehicle launch dates.