Unemployment rates fell in 41 states in November as the national labor market had a breakout month. Joblessness increased in three states and was unchanged in six, the Labor Department said Friday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks advanced modestly on Friday, extending gains after the best two-day run for the benchmark S&P 500 in three years was sparked by the Federal Reserve's most recent policy statement.
The Federal Reserve is taking "unacceptable" inflation risks, raising the specter of Japanese-style deflation, Minneapolis Fed President Narayana Kocherlakota said Friday.
Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple, has hit out at the U.K. broadcaster the BBC over allegations of poor working conditions at its suppliers working on the iPhone 6. Apple's Senior Vice-President of Operations, Jeff Williams, sent out an email to around 5,000 staff ...
A big drop in prices at the pump helped slow Canada's annual inflation rate last month to 2.0 per cent, says Statistics Canada.