Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
Retailers report modest gains for April Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
US home building is surging, but job growth isn't The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
US casino revenue up nearly 5 percent in 2012 Things are looking up for most of the nation’s commercial casinos, as gambling revenue increased by nearly 5 percent last year and jobs held roughly steady. According to the annual survey of casinos by the American Gaming Association, America’s nontribal casinos took in $37.3 billion from gamblers last year, an increase of 4.8 percent over 2011. More
Sentiment takes toll on retail sales - The Australian Retail spending falls after federal ... - Brisbane Times 07/2/2014 - 11:27 am | View Link
Strong Job Gains And Overbought Levels Could Introduce Caution - RTTNews.com MARKET ANALYSIS: Strong Job Gains And Overbought Levels Could ... - TMC Net 07/2/2014 - 9:38 am | View Link
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Energy Select Sector SPDR, Emerge ... - Yahoo! Finance The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights:Energy Select Sector SPDR, Emerge ... - WTen.com 07/2/2014 - 8:04 am | View Link
Do your customers truly remember your brand? - PR inside ... competing brands with weaker rates ... US clothing and accessories retail ... a marketing initiative in December ... in June 2012 to ... 07/2/2014 - 6:23 am | View Link
Rabobank Issues Dairy Outlook Report - Agri Marketing ... vigorous buying, improved local milk production and weaker local sales. ... growth and falling retail prices. ... seasonally from its ... 07/2/2014 - 4:23 am | View Link
U.S. Retail Sales Retail sales rose just.3% in May, thanks to declining department store and clothing store sales. This means Q2 growth could remain sluggish. 07/26/2014 - 6:54 am | View Website
US Retail Sales US Retail Sales historical data, charts, stats and more. US Retail Sales is at a current level of 393.06B, up from 391.83B last month. This represents a monthly ... 07/26/2014 - 6:04 am | View Website
Retail Sales, December 2013 Contains a first estimate of retail sales in value and volume terms, seasonally and non-seasonally adjusted. 07/25/2014 - 1:58 pm | View Website
ADVANCE MONTHLY SALES FOR RETAIL AND FOOD SERVICES JUNE ... Table 1. Estimated Monthly Sales for Retail and Food Services, by Kind of Business (Total sales estimates are shown in millions of dollars and are based on data from ... 07/24/2014 - 4:58 pm | View Website
Monthly & Annual Retail Trade, Main Page Monthly Retail Trade Report. The May 2014 Monthly Retail Trade and Food Services report was released on July 15, 2014 for sales and inventories, and available as: 07/24/2014 - 4:01 pm | View Website
In the world of selfie-taking, we're often faced with a dilemma: How do you get yourself in the picture? There are selfie sticks, of course, that are quite useful because they basically extend the length of your selfie-taking arm. But they're a little impractical to carry, and they're, let's face it, kind of embarrassing.
Texas teen Ariel Tolfree received a rude awakening when her Samsung galaxy S4 smartphone caught fire overnight, as she slept next to it, according to a new report. This incident is the latest in a string of Samsung-related battery fires.
”The whole phone melted,” Ariel's dad, Thomas, told local television station KDFW.
San Bruno city officials, furious over what they said were overly friendly communications between utility regulators and Pacific Gas & Electric Co. after a fatal 2010 gas pipeline explosion, called for a state investigation.
When President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act, its requirement that large employers provide health coverage or pay a penalty seemed to many supporters a key pillar of the effort to guarantee health coverage to Americans.
Barclays and Deutsche Bank have been picked to co-lead Virgin America's IPO, which could take place as soon as the second half of this year, according to a person familiar with the matter. Barclays and Deutsche Bank have been picked to co-lead Virgin America's IPO, which could take place as soon as the second half of this year, according to a person familiar with the matter.