The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell sharply last week, a sign that strong hiring will likely continue. Weekly applications for unemployment aid droppe ..
The Fed better not rush to hike interest rates because the jobs market is weaker than it seems, former Deputy Treasury Secretary Roger Altman tells CNBC. ..
U.S. retail sales fell in February, as auto purchases dropped by the most in more than a year and Americans spent less at restaurants and home improvement stores. Retail sales ..
The Commerce Department said on Thursday retail sales dropped 0.6 percent after declining 0.8 percent in January. Economists polled by Reuters had forecast retail sales increa ..
U.S. import prices rose in February after seven months of declines as the cost of petroleum increased, but there was still little sign of imported inflation pressures. The Lab ..
With Snapchat blocked in China it is unclear what immediate value the startup would bring to Alibaba, which handles more online commerce than Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) and eBay ..
A month before Apple Inc.'s smartwatch hits the market, China's thriving copycat manufacturers are selling lookalikes, some openly advertised as Apple copies. " ..
United Technologies mulls a spinoff. What could it mean for other conglomerates? And, happy stories are expected at Disney's annual meeting. ..
The pause by the dollar gave some respite to emerging markets as well as oil and commodities heavily correlated to the U.S. currency's strength, and helped MSCI's ma ..
The non-profit advocacy group launched its campaign on Tuesday. It is also likely the first time that Wal-Mart, which announced its pay hike last month, has been used as lever ..