Stocks fell after a report stated that President Obama will not make a new offer to avert the 'fiscal cliff', but will instead insist on no tax hikes for anyone earning less than $250,000. Click here for market reaction.
Wage growth has been unevenly spread among different industries and demographic groups.
Buick is cutting the price of one of its top car models in an effort to appeal to younger buyers, USA Today reports.
The central bank printed $4.5 trillion and all we got was a lousy 0.2 percent wage increase.
U.S. consumer sentiment came in slightly below expectations at 93.1, the Survey of Consumers said Friday.
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U.S. stock index futures are pointing to a modestly lower opening on a day marked by the turn of the calendar page, and the resumption of trading in the Greek stock market after a more than month-long absence.
"It only happens to you once and then you never let it happen again."
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie casts himself as the most specific, substantive guy in the 2016 presidential race. The Republican candidate talks strategy over milkshakes with CNBC's John Harwood at a diner in New Hampshire.