WASHINGTON (AP) - Weekly applications for U.S. unemployment benefits dropped 9,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 315,000, a sign the job market is picking up after a winter slump.
LONDON (Reuters) - The euro hit a new 2-1/2 year high against the dollar on Thursday as concerns over China's economy and international tensions over Ukraine took the fizz out of an attempted rebound in riskier assets.
March 13 (Bloomberg) -- Amazon boosted the price of its Prime membership by 25 percent to $99 a year, the first increase since the service's introduction nine years ago.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Prospects for federal action to resolve a fight over state sales taxation of online retailing faded on Wednesday in the U.S.
NEW YORK (AP) - Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman has won a round in his 15-month fight against supplements and weight-loss products maker Herbalife.