The bull market slowed to a trot but didn't stop this winter.
U.S. car buyers stepped on the brakes in March, a sign of a long-expected slowdown in the blistering pace of sales.
It takes something more audacious to sell beachfront property these days to the global ultra-wealthy who arrive in Miami with millions to spend on second or third homes. It takes words invested with meaning in the language of the international jet set.
U.S. factories expanded last month at a weaker pace, with orders growing more slowly and hiring essentially flat.
U.S. businesses slowed their pace of hiring in March, a private survey found. The slowdown raises questions about how much of an impact falling oil prices, a stronger dollar and harsh winter weather have had on dampening economic growth.
An improving job market drove U.S. consumer confidence higher this month after a dip in February, a promising sign for the economy as it heads into spring.
U.S. home prices rose at a steady pace in January, pushing prices up at a faster pace than wages and putting more homes financially out of reach for would-be buyers.
Fast-food labor organizers say they're expanding the scope of their campaign for $15 an hour and unionization, this time with a day of actions including other low-wage workers and demonstrations on college campuses.
President Barack Obama has vetoed a congressional measure blocking the National Labor Relations Board from streamlining the process for union elections.
In the latest big pay-TV company deal, Charter is buying Bright House Networks for $10.4 billion.
McDonald's plans to test an all-day breakfast at some locations in the San Diego area starting next month.
Elvis Presley had one; so did Clark Gable. It was even the sedan of presidents. Then the name vanished amid an invasion of newer luxury cars from Europe and Asia. Now, the Lincoln Continental is back.
More Americans signed contracts to buy homes in February, evidence that the spring buying season could open strong after sluggish sales for much of the winter.
RadioShack creditor Salus says it won't improve its bid as it fights with another buyer for the electronics chain, hedge fund Standard General.
A business economics group has boosted its outlook for U.S. economic improvement this year and next, particularly for job growth.