WASHINGTON (AP) — Fewer people sought U.S. unemployment benefits last week, the Labor Department said Thursday, evidence that employers are holding onto their staffs and may even step up hiring….
WASHINGTON (AP) — Applications for US unemployment benefits fall sharply, fresh evidence layoffs are low….
DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler is adding 13,000 Maseratis to a recall of vehicles with confusing gear shifters like one in the SUV that crushed and killed Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin….
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish furniture retailer Ikea is recalling children's safety gates because the locking mechanism is unreliable and may result in injury to children….
NEW YORK (AP) — Macy's, which has been struggling with weak sales, said Thursday that its longtime CEO Terry Lundgren will leave the job early next year….
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The world's largest shipping company, A.P. Moller-Maersk group, has appointed an insider as its new chief executive, sending its shares up more than 9 percent amid hopes he might help turn the company around….
NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):…
Taxicabs and app-based ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft are regulated differently in most U.S. cities and states, with taxicabs often facing stricter rules….
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen came under fire Wednesday from House Republicans who charged that the central bank's policies to promote low interest rates have not boosted economic growth and have left financial markets confused about the Fed's next moves….
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Wednesday:…