Even though nine out of 10 nurses are women, men in the profession earn higher salaries, and the pay gap has remained constant over the past quarter century. The typical salar ..
LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Euro zone businesses ramped up activity in March as the European Central Bank started printing money to spur economic growth, while a slowdown amon ..
Stronger-than-expected global oil demand should help support crude prices at around $55-$60 a barrel in the next two months despite some signs of a growing glut in the United ..
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Federal Reserve policymaker James Bullard said on Tuesday that zero percent interest rates were no longing appropriate in the United States, and that a rate hike in the summer ..
Unless markets start to believe that U.S. interest rates are on their way up there could be a "potentially violent" reaction when they actually do, Federal Reserve p ..
Athens is scrambling to send a list of planned reforms to its European lenders in the coming days in the hope of unlocking fresh aid and averting bankruptcy. Specifically, Ath ..
Sales climbed 7.8 percent to a 539,000 annualized pace, the most since February 2008, Commerce Department data showed Tuesday in Washington. The reading exceeded even the most ..
Swedish budget fashion chain Hennes & Mauritz AB says its three-month earnings surged 35 percent to 3.6 billion kronor ($420 million) on strong sales as shoppers were attr ..
The Commerce Department said on Tuesday sales jumped 7.8 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 539,000 units, the highest level since February 2008. January's s ..