New U.S. applications for unemployment benefits last week recorded their largest increase in eight months, but remained at levels consistent with a fairly healthy labor market ..
Layoffs in October fell 14% from the previous month, according to global outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas. ..
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The House has voted to continue transportation programs for six years with no significant increase in spending. That's despite warnings that the nation's roads, bridges and tr ..
United Auto Workers members at the General Motors Co (GM.N) truck plant in Fort Wayne, Indiana, approved a new four-year contract by a wide margin, joining momentum in favor o ..
Electrolux AB is not in settlement talks with the U.S. Justice Department on its bid for General Electric's appliance business, a lawyer for Electrolux said on Thursday. ..
The price of Bitcoin, the world's most popular virtual, digital currency, is on the rise again, fueled by perhaps questionable buying interest in China. ..
If ratified, the Trans-Pacific Partnership will be a legacy-defining achievement for U.S. President Barack Obama and his administration's pivot to Asia, aimed at counteri ..
The share of first-time homebuyers fell to the lowest level in nearly three decades, just 32 percent of all purchases, according to a new report. ..
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