New applications for unemployment benefits rose more than expected, but the underlying trend remained consistent with a strengthening market.» Read More
Big price changes are on the way for 2015, and only some of them will work in the consumer's favor. How to prepare.
A twist of fate has made slumping gas prices fuel a discussion once thought to be anathema in a Republican-led Congress: higher gas taxes.
Fitness club operators shouldn't look at wearables as a threat, but an opportunity, said Equinox Fitness CEO Harvey Spevak.
Job kept the pace in December, with the U.S. economy creating 252,000 jobs to close out the year, while the unemployment rate dropped to 5.6 percent.
Chicago Fed President Charles Evans tells CNBC he'd be patient on raising interest rates.
Washington has undermined confidence in the private sector for far too long, House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer tells.
Former Treasury Secretary Larry Summers tells CNBC that investments need to be made to get the U.S. economy stronger.
The drop in oil prices is putting money in consumers' pockets and is "a good thing, basically" for the economy, the Minneapolis Fed president said.
Feeling a little more flush this year? Well, you soon could be – the fall in oil prices is expected is free up $700 for each U.S. household.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, adding to signs of a strengthening labor market.
The number of planned layoffs by U.S. employers fell 9.2 percent in December, capping off a year that saw the fewest job cuts since 1997.
Private-sector job creation popped in December, with companies adding a better-than-expected 241,000 workers, according to payroll processor ADP.
The U.S. international trade deficit was expected to narrow to $42.0 billion in November from $43.4 billion reported the previous month.
The holiday season is historically slow in the mortgage business, but this time around it was particularly quiet.
The Institute for Supply Management services index for December missed analyst forecasts.
The U.S. services sector expanded in December at its slowest rate since February as growth in new business and employment declined.
After slogging through most of 2014, there are a number of factors that should give specialty stores a boost in the new year.
The surprising number of new claims for unemployment benefits was not enough to change views of a sustained strength in the labor market.
Signed contracts to buy existing homes increased just 0.8 percent from a downwardly-revised October reading.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest slowed more than expected in December, a report showed on Wednesday.