WASHINGTON - The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell last week as the economy's continued improvement tempered dismissals.
The Dow Jones industrial average had its biggest day in three years, soaring more than 400 points as the stock market extended a rally into a second day.
TRENTON - A dispute between billionaire investor Carl Icahn and union workers at the Trump Taj Mahal casino prompted state lawmakers to delay a final vote today on a package of five bills aiming to help financially strapped Atlantic City.
A coal ash pond at Duke Energy's Sutton plant in Wilmington, N.C., in June. Associated Press. By. Cassandra Sweet. Cassandra Sweet.
Uber Technologies Inc. is limiting service in Portland, Oregon, for three months as it works with local officials on regulations that will let the mobile car-booking application operate legally in the city.