History suggests that President Obama will get credit if growth continues, but public opinion tends to lag objective measures.
A police office fatally shot a teenager at a gas station overnight, just miles from Ferguson, Missouri.
Mortgage applications rose 0.9 percent, with refinancing activity taking up a greater share of the volume.
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UPS and FedEx started limiting air express deliveries after an increase in packages caused some retailers to exceed agreed-upon limits.
An already hectic holiday travel week took a tragic turn Tuesday as at least four people were killed by tornadoes that swept through the south.
Currency strategists are pondering whether there is more volatility in store for the ruble.
Takata Corp, the air bag maker embroiled in millions of recalls worldwide, said its president Stefan Stocker would step down.
Minimum wage hikes across the US will prompt Wal-Mart Stores to adjust salaries at 1,434 stores.
South Korean prosecutors sought a detention warrant for a Korean Air ex-executive who delayed a flight over how her nuts were served.
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Tim Connaghan, author of "Behind the Red Suit," says fund managers need to work harder in 2015 in order to deliver alpha.
Claims that North Korea has engaged in recent cyber-attacks could see the rogue nation ramp up military aggression next year, Nomura said.
Former President George H.W. Bush, 90, experienced shortness of breath and would be held overnight as a precaution, a spokesman said.
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South Korean prosecutors indicted Uber's local unit for violating a law governing public transport, Yonhap reported.
The offices of Doral Financial in San Juan, Puerto Rico, were raided as part of an investigation into the struggling bank.
"President Bush had another terrific day and is in great spirits."
Former President George H.W. Bush, age 90, was taken to a hospital after experiencing shortness of breath, his office said in a statement.