Applications for U.S. home mortgages surged by the most in more than six years last week as 30-year mortgage rates dropped below 4 percent for the first time since May 2013 on ..
America had 5 million job openings at the end of November, the most since 2001. That means the U.S. isn't just back to pre-recession levels, it's humming better than ..
By Emma Thomasson BERLIN (Reuters) - A fall in sales in Hong Kong in the final quarter of 2014 could hit Burberry's full-year profitability, the British luxury brand said ..
Apple Inc sued Ericsson alleging that the Swedish company's LTE wireless technology patents are not essential to industry cellular standards and that it is demanding exce ..
The operator of McDonald's in Japan and Cargill Inc have not discovered any link between a Cargill-owned plant in Thailand and a strip of plastic found in a chicken nugge ..
By Jessica Jaganathan and Victoria Bryan SINGAPORE/BERLIN (Reuters) - Global airlines, looking to lock in huge savings, are preparing to hedge more jet fuel to fix prices as t ..
By Clare Jim HONG KONG (Reuters) - Nine out of 12 listed Chinese developers surveyed by Reuters said they will launch more housing projects in 2015 as they strive to meet sale ..
Goldman Sachs Group Inc had to write down its loan to the troubled Portuguese bank Banco Espirito Santo SA in the fourth quarter, cutting the bank's profit and some emplo ..
For only the third time since 2010, U.S. benchmark West Texas Intermediate crude traded at a premium to global marker Brent on Monday, restoring for a few brief moments what w ..
Royal Dutch Shell Plc said on Tuesday it received U.S. approval to export a very light form of crude oil that has undergone minimal processing. Shell had been working with the ..