We have the latest US initial unemployment filing claims (the “jobless” number) for the latest week and it's down to 234,000.
Rick Perry is engaging in a bit of self-deprecation to make the point that he doesn't agree with cuts being discussed for Energy Department research programs.
With the stock gains pushing Netflix NFLX, +4.54% to a record level Thursday morning, analysts were enamored of the company's rapid subscriber additions in the U.S.
U.S. oversight officials accused Minnesota-based TCF National Bank of tricking hundreds of thousands of customers into accepting overdraft fees and rewarding employees for getting people to sign up.
Mario Draghi called on Germany to be calm as the European Central Bank keeps pumping stimulus into the euro area, saying rising inflation will eventually bring higher interest rates for savers.