U.S. businesses added jobs at a steady pace last month, with construction and manufacturing showing solid gains, a private survey found.
Orders to U.S. factories posted a modest gain in July, helped by the biggest rise in motor vehicles orders in a year and a solid gain in a category that tracks business investment plans.
A California company that makes an eggless mayonnaise alternative has the U.S. egg industry scrambling.
Lego says its popular multi-colored toy blocks were in strong demand around the world in the first half of the year, boosting its earnings and the outlook for the full year.
Airlines should clearly disclose the cost of change and cancellation fees, as well as the size of the plane's seats, before a passenger buys a ticket, a federal panel said Tuesday.
U.S. auto sales remain a bright spot in a global car market encountering turbulence in important countries such as China.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is pregnant with identical twins. Mayer, 40, said on her blog that she and her husband are expecting twin girls in December.
A strong dollar and China's economic slowdown dragged growth at U.S. factories to the lowest level since May 2013.
U.S. construction spending in July climbed to its highest level in more than seven years, boosted by an increase in the building of houses, factories and power plants.