Californians wait to sign up for health coverage at a Covered California event in Panorama City in March. Californians wait to sign up for health coverage at a Covered California event in Panorama City in March.
TRW Automotive Holdings of Livonia, Mich., confirmed that a company it didn't name has proposed acquiring TRW, biggest maker of auto safety components.
Beer stocked in the coolers at a Family Dollar Store in Mansfield, Texas, on Jan. 7. The U.S. economy remains brutal on Family Dollar's (FDO) core, low-income customers who have been making fewer trips and spending less money at the chain.
Investors' radar screens have long been clear of the one blip guaranteed to sound the alarm in financial markets: interest rate rises by central banks.
Gold and silver prices rose to three-and-a-half month highs on Thursday as European stock markets fell and the dollar weakened following the release of the Federal Reserve minutes.