WASHINGTON - Consumer sentiment climbed last week to the highest level since December 2007 as Americans grew more upbeat about the state of the economy, their financial well-being and the buying climate.
1 of 5. Matt Giardina carries his purchase, a HDTV, at a Best Buy store on the shopping day dubbed 'Black Friday' in Framingham, Massachusetts November 25, 2011.
Sales of new U.S. single-family homes rose for a third straight month in October, but a downward revision to the prior month's sales pace indicated the housing market recovery would remain gradual.
natalies cakes gofundme Natalie Dubose's Ferguson bakery got trashed by rioters on Monday. But since then, donors have given her more than $74,000 through GoFundMe.
WASHINGTON - More Americans than forecast filed for unemployment benefits last week, a possible sign the pace of improvement in the labor market has cooled.