Facebook Inc. spooked investors with warnings that it may be nearing the limits of one of its most important areas of revenue growth. ..
U.S. stock-market officials and regulators earlier this year may have missed a chance to head off problems related to a major glitch in August that stopped trading in Nasdaq S ..
Weak spending in this stressed consumer segment has already led retailers including Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Target Corp. to lower their sales forecasts for the rest of the ye ..
We may now know what the most devastating statement of Barack Obama’s presidency is going to be: “If you like it, you can keep it.” ..
While Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has taken responsibility for the rocky roll-out of the government's dysfunctional website, other skirmishes ar ..
Many labor experts believe there’s a troublesome 'skills gap' in America: Too many workers who specialize in things companies no longer need, coupled with a shortage ..
Soon after Bill Erbey and his wife Elaine moved last year to St. Croix, in the U.S. Virgin Islands, they ran up a $2,000 electric bill. They turned down the air conditioning i ..
Asian shares rose to their highest in nearly five months on Tuesday on heightened hopes for a deal in Washington to reopen the U.S. government and avert a possible debt defaul ..
Toyota Motor Corp said on Tuesday it would cut up to 100 jobs in Australia, a move to downsize its production as export orders dropped. Exports make up about 70 percent of Toy ..
A month of combat in the U.S. Congress over government spending showed signs on Monday of giving way to a Senate deal to reopen shuttered federal agencies and prevent an econo ..