WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits rose 10,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 379,000, the highest since March. The increase may reflect volatility around the Thanksgiving holidays. The Labor […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles city attorney sued Wells Fargo and Citigroup on Thursday, alleging the companies engaged in mortgage discrimination that led to a wave of foreclosures in minority communities during the […]
NEW YORK (AP) — The president and CEO of Forbes Media says the family owned magazine publisher has put itself up for sale. In a Friday letter to employees, Mike Perlis said that Forbes Media […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy may be sturdier than many analysts had assumed. Employers added a surprisingly strong 204,000 jobs in October despite the 16-day government shutdown, the Labor Department said Friday. And they […]
Shares of Tesla Motors fell another 5 percent Thursday as investors in the high-flying company assessed the fallout from a fire in one of its $70,000 electric cars. The fire began in the car’s battery […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Los Angeles officials agreed to a $10 million settlement Friday in a lawsuit in which the city accused Deutsche Bank of allowing foreclosed properties to fall into disrepair. The 2011 lawsuit […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. homebuilders broke the 1 million mark in March for the first time since June 2008. The gain signals continued strength for the housing recovery at the start of the spring buying season.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose sharply on Wall Street Wednesday, pushing the Standard & Poor’s 500 index to an all-time high.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas Strip, home to themed casinos that mimic the canals of Venice and the skyscrapers of Manhattan, is getting a new events center modeled on an Eastern European glass factory.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Some economists expect the rising trend in home sales to continue — though they believe there will be some weaker months this fall. One sign of weakness comes in the report from […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – A bank executive who says he was beaten by a pair of Los Angeles police officers during a bizarre incident sought help from police in a neighboring city two days earlier […]