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
Canadian oil shares slump as crude prices sink - Globe and Mail ... oil and gas companies losing ground 14 times over the past 23 trading sessions as oil prices ... Crescent Point hit an intraday low of $38.11 10/2/2014 - 8:06 am | View Link
Gas cheaper to burn than sell in Qld - Brisbane Times Brisbane spot gas price hits record low near zero - Northern Daily Leader 10/2/2014 - 6:56 am | View Link
CANADA STOCKS-Energy, mining shares pull TSX lower in choppy trade - Yahoo! Finance CANADA STOCKS-TSX nears 4-month low as energy shares drop with oil ... - Reuters Africa 10/2/2014 - 5:05 am | View Link
Ministry forecasts 2.1% inflation in Q4 despite gas prices - The Nation - Thailand DESPITE THE RECENT rise in gas prices, annualised inflation is expected to be only 2.1 per cent in ... However, the ceramics industry will be hit ... 10/1/2014 - 2:29 pm | View Link
Coal competing with oil and gas for space on rail [Pittsburgh ... - BusinessWeek Market Research Reports, Inc. (www.marketresearchreports.com): Coal ... - BusinessWeek 09/30/2014 - 8:19 am | View Link
Gas prices hit 2014 low Gas prices have been dropping at a fast pace lately, hitting some of the lowest levels for some places in years. In October of 2012 the highest recorded gas price in the Golden State was $4.67. The average price for a gallon of regular gasoline in ... 10/20/2014 - 9:57 pm | View Link
Gas prices hit new low; downward trend to continue Gas prices are hitting a new low for the year, and the downward trend is expected to continue, according to AAA. The average price on a gallon of gas in the L.A.-Long Beach area on Monday was $3.52, down from $3.75 last month. In Orange County, the average ... 10/20/2014 - 8:31 am | View Link
Gas prices hit lowest level since 2011 How will you use your new-found savings on gas? Gas prices keep falling and now average their lowest in nearly four years at $3.11 per gallon nationwide, according to travel club AAA. The last time prices averaged this low was February 2011, the travel ... 10/20/2014 - 4:16 am | View Link
Weekend Gas Prices Hit Record Lows SALISBURY, Md. – Gas prices continue to drop to record lows in 2014 around the country and around Delmarva. Triple A Mid-Atlantic reports national average prices for regular unleaded gasoline lowered to $3.14 per gallon on Oct. 17. In Salisbury, some of ... 10/19/2014 - 4:46 pm | View Link
Oh, what a relief (for now): Alabama's average gas prices hit multi-year low BIRMINGHAM, Alabama -- It's the return of the twos. In Alabama, gas prices haven't just been good -- they've been milestone good. The statewide average price for regular gas first dipped below $3 per gallon on Wednesday. That was the first time that has ... 10/17/2014 - 8:13 am | View Link
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CNN/Money: Global gas prices NEW YORK (CNN/Money) – Gasoline prices in the United States, which have recently hit record highs, are actually much lower than in many countries. 10/21/2014 - 1:29 am | View Website
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After months of planning, some pain, some stress and some exuberant joy, your startup finally launched and made a big splash. But what happens now? While you passed what tends to be the most difficult part of starting up, you must maintain momentum and challenge yourself by setting new goals for yourself and your company.
Gucci, the purveyor of ultra-high-end handbags, sunglasses and other accessories, reported some not-so-glamorous earnings results on Thursday. Kering, the Paris-based fashion conglomerate, said that Gucci sales dipped 1.6 percent in the third quarter, even as other luxury brands in its stable saw healthy growth. Yves Saint Laurent, for example, saw sales soar 27.6 percent, while sales at Bottega Veneta rose 10.4 percent.
Today's the day thousands of strategy wonks will rush out to buy "Civilization: Beyond Earth," the latest in a venerable video game series that puts you at the helm of a great nation. Earlier entries in the franchise had players taking control of Abraham Lincoln or Gandhi, playing out a series of historical what-ifs.
It’s late October, meaning the holidays (and possibly your in-laws) will be here before you know it. But if you’re stressing about how to afford gifts for everyone on your list, you’re probably going about your holiday shopping the wrong way. Read full article >>