U.S. automakers Ford Motor Co. and Chrysler Group said sales of trucks and SUVs boosted overall sales in November.
Retailers posted record sales on Cyber Monday with most buyers using mobile phones to make purchases.
Manufacturing activity in New York City expanded at the fastest pace in three years in November, the Institute of Supply Management said Tuesday.
BlackBerry's interim CEO said Monday that the smartphone maker is "very much alive, thank you."
The final month of a stellar year for stocks began with a thud as all three major indexes closed lower Monday, the first day of trading in December.
California on Monday opened an online insurance exchange for small business as part of the national health-insurance overhaul.
Construction spending rose 0.8 percent in October over September to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $908.4 billion, the Census Bureau reported.
Today is Cyber Monday, when national retailers offer online discounts akin to the "door busters" of Black Friday.
U.S. finance giant Bank of America said Monday it would pay $404 million to settle all claims brought by the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp., commonly known as Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae.
Fast-food workers will walk off the job in about 100 cities this Thursday, marking the largest effort yet in their push for higher pay.
How did the biggest-ever mobilization of fast-food workers come about, and what is its endgame?
U.S. stock futures are treading water following the holiday weekend and eight weeks of gains for the S&P 500.
UnitedHealth's projections for earnings and revenue growth for 2014 fall well short of Wall Street's expectations for the nation's largest health insurer.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday let stand a lower-court ruling that upheld New York's taxes on some Internet sales.
Demand for office, retail and other commercial real estate has been steadily improving along with the economy, boosting occupancy and rental rates for many owners. And many economists project more of the same next year. Why are investors spooked?