Jobless claims rose slightly last week, keeping hopes alive for the U.S. recovery.
Rep. Paul Ryan's new strategy for federal anti-poverty efforts does not aim to cut spending. Instead, it seeks to consolidate an array of programs.
ExxonMobil reported a stronger-than-expected profit on Thursday as higher prices for its crude and natural gas offset a 6 percent drop in production.
Bank of New York Mellon, a key trustee of Argentine bonds, on Thursday notified bondholders that a payment deadline has elapsed.
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Longtime poker commentator Lon McEachern called the loss "the worst beat in the history of tournament poker," USA Today reports.
The USAF is calling for an end to big-ticket items like the error-ridden F-35 in order to save money. FT reports.
Herbalife sells nutrition supplements but continues to be the target of Bill Ackman, as he alleges that the company is actually a pyramid scheme.
Argentina has defaulted on its debt. CNBC's Kate Kelly reports the ISDA has received a request to make a ruling on whether a credit event has occurred in Argentine Republic.
CNBC's Sara Eisen reports Yum! Brands is saying news coverage concerning the sale of bad meat has caused a "significant, negative impact" to same-store sales at KFC and Pizza Hut locations.