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U.S. automakers are now debuting vehicles designed specifically for the China market, showing the growing influence of China on the automotive industry.
With a resurgence in domestically produced energy, the traditional political battle lines are starting to blur.
Funding for U.S. startup companies soared 57 percent in the first quarter as venture capitalists piled more money into a growing number of deals, according to the MoneyTree study.
Health insurers nosedived this week after UnitedHealth released shaky first-quarter earnings, but the dip may be short-lived if other insurers continue to fuel momentum.
More than two-thirds of the states reported job gains in March, as hiring improves for much of the country during what has been a slow but sustained economic recovery.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America's passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico City around midday Thursday.
The price of oil remained near $104 a barrel Thursday as investors weighed ongoing tensions in Ukraine against a jump in U.S. oil supplies.
The modest level of unemployment claims occurs during the government's survey week for the April jobs report and indicates hiring gains of "200,000-plus" this month.
The Federal Reserve 'Beige Book' survey shows economic growth picking up in 10 of the Fed's 12 regions over the past two months as harsh winter weather subsided.
In her first major speech on Fed policy, Janet Yellen said Wednesday that the U.S. job market still needs help from the Fed and that the central bank must remain intent on responding to unforeseen challenges.
U.S home construction rose modestly in March as builders resumed work at the end of a harsh winter, but applications for building permits slid.
Letting the U.S. Highway Trust Fund to run dry could force widespread layoffs of construction workers and delay needed repairs and improvements to states' transportation infrastructure.
U.S. homebuilders' confidence in the housing market rose only modestly in April, constrained by tight credit for home buyers and a shortage of workers and available land.
The consumer price index rose 0.2 percent in March, after scant 0.1 percent increases in the previous two months, the Labor Department said Tuesday.
U.S. businesses increased their stockpiles by 0.4 percent in February, following a similar rise in January, as sales rebounded by the largest amount in nine months.