Burger King Worldwide Inc (BKW.N) announced plans to buy Canadian coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc (THI.TO) for C$12.64 billion ($11.53 billion) in a cash-and-stock d ..
Durable goods orders, items ranging from toasters to aircraft that are meant to last three years or more, jumped 22.6 percent last month after an upwardly revised 2.7 percent ..
The Conference Board, an industry group, said its index of consumer attitudes rose to 92.4 from a downwardly revised 90.3 the month before. "Consumer confidence increased ..
There's a resume arms race underway among college applicants from affluent suburbs across America, and winning isn't cheap. ..
U.S. home prices increased at a slower pace in June. The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index rose 8.1 percent in June from 12 months earlier. That ..
The S&P/Case Shiller composite index of 20 metropolitan areas declined 0.2 percent in June on a seasonally adjusted basis. "Home price gains continue to ease as they ..
Business orders for long-lasting manufactured goods shot up by the largest amount on record in July but much of the strength came from a huge surge in demand for commercial ai ..
"I don't like the idea of an American company buying a Canadian company -- it's our brand," Crosgrey, 60, said as she sipped a Tim Hortons coffee with thre ..
Warren Buffett dips his toe into the tax inversion debate by backing Burger King deal. ..
Even though 90% of the earthquakes that strike the United States are located in California, only about 10% of homeowners there have earthquake insurance . What gives? Here are ..