The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits held near a 15-year low last week in a sign that the labor market was strengthening despite moderate econom ..
For teenagers, a summer job is a rite of passage. In the past several months, the teen unemployment rate dipped below 18 percent—a big improvement, even if it’s still triple t ..
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Germany's Continental (CONG.DE) has raised its profit and sales guidance as auto demand in core European markets keeps growing while raw material prices and the weak euro ..
Fewer Americans than forecast filed applications for unemployment benefits last week, dropping the average over the past month to the lowest in 15 years, indicating companies ..
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. shares surged the most intraday since September as the company named a new chief executive officer, nine months after a record initial public offeri ..
Former Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner tells CNBC a financial crisis will happen again at some point, but reforms undertaken after 2008 can serve to mitigate the damage. ..
Adidas (ADSGn.DE) shareholders took aim at the management of the German sportswear company on Thursday, not convinced a new strategy would be enough to challenge the dominance ..
Crude oil prices continue to march to new highs for the year and those ultra-safe European bond yields are rushing upward from the zero line with alarming speed. ..
Greece's government is sticking to its non-negotiable "red lines" on labour and pension issues and expects its EU and IMF creditors also to make concessions to ..