The jobless queue lengthened marginally last week, raising hopes for the recovery.
A rebound in home prices has slowed, so has the recovery process for those still submerged with negative equity.
Morgan Stanley delivered quarterly earnings and revenue that surpassed analysts' expectations on Thursday.
RDQ Economics' John Ryding questions whether monetary policy can spur companies into hiring the long-term unemployed.
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A South Korean ferry capsized off Jindo island on April 16 in what could be the country's worst maritime accident in two decades.
Music buyers still prefer to purchase their tunes in physical format – CDs and even cassettes – rather than download them.
The Futures Now team discusses what the deteriorating situation in Ukraine means for crude oil.
Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, discusses Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's aggressive plan to get Apple to dump Google as its default search engine and replace it with Yahoo mobile search.
Netflix was upgraded to "buy" at Pacific Crest. Analyst Andy Hargreaves, says the stock pulled back and the company's earnings potential has gone up.