After a grim start to the year, the economy roared back to life in the spring, supporting expectations that the second half of 2014 will turn out far better than the first half.
Thursday - Economy
Economists have long argued that a rising wealth gap has complicated the U.S. rebound from the Great Recession.
August 5, 2014 - Business
With a host of reports this week pointing to a healthier U.S. economy, analysts expect Friday’s monthly jobs report to send a similar message.
August 1, 2014 - Economy
- SDI to acquire steel mill in Mississippi
Steel Dynamics Inc. officials today announced plans to buy a Mississippi mini-mill for $1.625 billion.July 21, 2014 - Business
- US unemployment aid applications drop to 302,000
The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell last week, a steady decline that suggests a strengthening job market.July 18, 2014 - U.S.
- Microsoft to cut up to 18,000 jobs over next year
Microsoft says it will eliminate up to 18,000 jobs over the next year as it works on integrating the Nokia devices business it bought in April.July 17, 2014 - Business