Economists shaved growth expectations for the second quarter after the June durable goods report revealed weak shipments and dampened hopes for business spending.» Read More
About 85 percent of Americans surveyed said their credit card debt is a taboo subject for conversation with strangers.
The United States holds the potential to rival growth in emerging economies, said Gary Cohn, President and Co-COO of Goldman Sachs.
Once the darling of the online gaming world, the creator of "FarmVille" acknowledges that its daily active users were down the lowest number since the company went public.
While talk around Fed policy has focused on tapering off its easing measures, a weakening economy likely will lead to more aggressive measures.
United Parcel Service reported quarterly earnings that topped analysts' forecasts on Thursday, but revenue came in lighter than expected.
Exxon Mobil reported quarterly earnings and revenue that was lifted by chemical product sales that allowed the company to counterbalance a decline in oil — its traditional strength.
Diversified U.S. manufacturer 3M missed Wall Street's earnings estimates and cut its 2013 profit forecast, citing weakening demand for electronics products as well as foreign currency fluctuations.
A lawsuit has prompted the historic parish to offer an estimate of the value of its assets: more than $2 billion.
The explosions and fire, which critically injured three people, occurred across the Mobile River from where the Carnival Triumph is being repaired.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, offering reassurance that the bottom is not falling out of the labor market.
Dow Chemical's first-quarter earnings beat analysts' estimates, helped by higher demand for its seeds and crop-protection chemicals in the Americas.
As the U.S. produces more of its own energy, pressure is mounting on the federal government to move quickly to export its natural gas bounty.
Confidence in the U.S. job market has rebounded to roughly a normal level since the Great Recession, a trend that could help boost the economy.
The Obama administration on Wednesday backed a plan that would temporarily eliminate spending cuts disrupting U.S. air travel, while lawmakers in Washington scrambled to avoid blame.
Janet Yellen is seen as a logical candidate to succeed the Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke, but critics remain wary of her stance on inflation.
Verizon Communications has hired advisers to prepare a possible $100 billion cash and stock bid to take full control of Verizon Wireless from joint venture partner Vodafone.
Supply issues have snarled the U.S. rollout of Samsung's latest flagship smartphone, which will go on sale at carriers Sprint and T-Mobile later than expected.
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said United Parcel Service should pay a $4 million civil penalty for not maintaining and operating its aircraft properly.
Zynga reported quarterly earnings and revenue that topped market expectations but its outlook came in weaker. Shares fell after-hours.
An expert on high-speed trading says Tuesday's disruption after a bogus tweet didn't happen the way almost everyone thinks it did.
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