A key long-term U.S. mortgage rate fell this week, the third consecutive drop after a sudden increase three weeks ago.
Average U.S. mortgage rates fell for the third straight week, making it more affordable to borrow to buy a home.
The German economy isn't contracting, although the pace of growth has been dented by geopolitical headwinds and a dampening mood among investors and consumers, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said in Washington on Thursday.
They help give Coke its distinctive bite and Doritos its cheesy kick.
The global response to the Ebola virus remains "way behind the curve," World Bank President Jim Yong Kim said Thursday.
One of the nation's top 10 craft breweries is tapping Virginia for its East Coast operations.
The inspector-general of the Securities and Exchange Commission said in a report that there's at least 24 and as many as 202 laptops that are not accounted for, which risks the release of sensitive, nonpublic information.
Airplane cabin cleaners have set up pickets outside a LaGuardia Airport terminal over health and safety issues.
U.S. wholesale companies restocked their warehouses in August at the fastest pace since April, led by big increases in computers, lumber and furniture.
U.S. wholesale inventories rose by 0.7% in August, the U.S. Commerce Department said Thursday.
Fidelity Investments was among 13 financial institutions attacked by hackers who are believed to have been responsible for a breach at JPMorgan Chase, but there is no indication that Fidelity customer data were stolen, the Financial Times reported on Thursday.
Political advertisers are a mystery in Kansas more than in any other state.
The new Palestinian unity government held a Cabinet meeting in the war-battered Gaza Strip for the first time Thursday, marking the end of more than seven years of absolute Hamas control of the coastal territory.
Recreational marijuana sellers are reaching out to novice cannabis users with a raft of edible products that impart a milder buzz and make it easy for inexperienced customers to find a dose they won't regret taking.
The average rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 4.12% in the week that ended Oct. 9, hitting the lowest rate in a month, from the prior week's reading of 4.19%, according to a Thursday report from federally controlled mortgage-buyer Freddie Mac .
Tuscaloosa residents who offer rides to others through the ridesharing service Uber soon could find themselves in handcuffs.