posted: 07/23/2014 2:27 a.m.
Sales of previously owned U.S. homes climbed in June to an eight-month high as more listings helped prices cool, luring buyers into the market.
posted: 07/23/2014 2:23 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- U.S. consumer prices rose in June at a slightly slower pace than in May, with two-thirds of the June advance driven by the largest jump in gasoline prices in a year.
posted: 07/23/2014 2:22 a.m.
Microsoft Corp., which last week announced the biggest job cuts in company history, reported a quarterly profit Tuesday that fell short of estimates in its fiscal fourth quarter, weighed down by the acquisition of Nokia Oyj's handset business.
posted: 07/23/2014 2:21 a.m.
Verizon Communications Inc., the largest U.S. wireless carrier, exceeded profit estimates on stronger customer gains even as rivals including T-Mobile US Inc
posted: 07/23/2014 2:20 a.m.
Malaysian Airline System Bhd., reeling from its second disaster in four months, is nearing the end of its days as a publicly traded company.
posted: 07/23/2014 2:19 a.m.
Companies reporting quarterly earnings Tuesday included:
posted: 07/23/2014 2:19 a.m.
NEW YORK -- Solid earnings reports from several big companies helped nudge the stock market higher Tuesday.
posted: 07/23/2014 2:18 a.m.
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posted: 07/22/2014 11:15 a.m.
WASHINGTON — Sales of previously owned homes rose for a third straight month in June, pushing activity to the highest level in eight months and providing evidence that housing is regaining lost momentum.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:21 a.m.
Rising sales helped improve hiring and wages at U.S. businesses in the second quarter, and companies are optimistic that the trends will continue this fall, according to a survey by the National Association for Business Economics.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:19 a.m.
Helping to quench a growing thirst for American craft beer overseas, some of the United States' largest craft breweries are setting up shop in Europe, challenging the very beers that inspired them on their home turfs.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:17 a.m.
The Air Force is examining several anomalies that occurred during three Space Exploration Technologies Corp. rocket launches as part of its review of billionaire Elon Musk's quest to begin launching military satellites.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:16 a.m.
American International Group Inc. Chairman Steve Miller said Monday that lawmakers should bring U.S. corporate tax rates in line with other nations' to halt firms from switching their legal address to cut obligations.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:11 a.m.
McDonald's and KFC in China faced a new food safety scare Monday after a Shanghai television station reported a supplier sold them expired beef and chicken.
posted: 07/22/2014 2:09 a.m.
The stock market started the week with a slight loss on Monday as investors weighed a mixed batch of corporate earnings against mounting political turmoil.