July

Unemployment rates rise in half of US states

WASHINGTON (AP) – Unemployment rates rose in more than half of U.S. states last month, the latest evidence that hiring remains tepid across the country. The Labor Department says rates increased in 26 states. They […]

09/21/2012

US service firms grew at faster pace in August

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. service companies grew at a faster pace in August than July, further evidence that the economy may be improving. The Institute for Supply Management says that its index of non-manufacturing activity […]

09/06/2012

U.S. home prices rise in July by most in 6 years

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. home prices jumped 3.8 percent in the 12 months ending in July, according to a private real estate data provider. The year-over-year increase was the biggest in six years, further evidence […]

09/04/2012

U.S. car makers reporting August sales gains

DETROIT (AP) – The big U.S. car companies are all reporting sales gains for August. Ford says its sales rose 13 percent on strong demand for pickups and new SUVs. Sales of the F-Series pickup […]

09/04/2012

Median Calif. home price jumps 12 percent in July

(AP) – The median price of a home in California approached a four-year high in July as buyers snapped up more expensive properties and foreclosed houses made up a smaller part of the sales mix, […]

08/15/2012

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