WASHINGTON -- Initial jobless claims unexpectedly fell last week to 315,000, the lowest level since November, as the labor market showed signs of emerging from a winter chill.
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.
As a senior World Bank official in Washington from 1997 to 2010, Graeme Wheeler saw how the U.S. subprime mortgage crisis unleashed a global financial meltdown.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Prospects for federal action to resolve a fight over state sales taxation of online retailing faded on Wednesday in the U.S.