U.S. services sector expansion eased slightly in April, but the pace of hiring in the sector accelerated to its highest since last June.» Read More
Signed contracts to buy existing homes rose slightly in November, breaking a five-month negative streak, according to the National Association of Realtors.
Calls for China to accelerate financial reforms grew louder on Monday after figures showed its indebted local governments owe nearly $3 trillion.
Extreme Dodge in Jackson, Mich. offers clues about how small businesses are faring under Obamacare, NBC News investigates.
The European Central Bank's President sees no urgent need to cut the euro zone's main interest rate further and no signs of deflation, he said in an interview published on Saturday.
Saturday's loss in jobless benefits will escalate the battle between proponents of small government and those who say the move will hurt the economy. USA Today reports.
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The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week to the lowest level in nearly a month.
The outlook for the new year is positive: 49 percent think their own fortunes will improve in 2014, 14 percent are anticipating a downgrade.
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Orders for long-lasting U.S. manufactured goods surged in November as planned business spending soared.
All signs points toward steady growth in 2014, chief economists from Moody's and UBS told CNBC on Tuesday.
Despite all the liquidity sloshing around, inflation remains worryingly low – possibly because central banks are exporting deflation, HSBC said.
Mortgage applications fell for a second week and hit a 13-year low as mortgage rates rose due to a bond market selloff.
A state court judge has barred the city of San Jose from imposing voter-approved pension cuts on current municipal workers.
With the consumer helping to punch up economic growth, durable goods Tuesday could give some guidance on business spending.
U.S. consumer spending posted its largest increase in five months in November.
Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker also tells CNBC the looming departure of Ben Bernanke had "nothing at all" to do with the taper decision.
Jeffrey Lacker, Richmond Federal Reserve president, shares his thoughts on Fed policy and the economic outlook for 2014. Bernanke's leaving had nothing to do with the Fed's taper decision, says Lacker.
It was a busy year on the political and economic front in the U.S. Here's a look at the highlights.