A smaller trade deficit and surge in defense spending boosted the economy, but other details in the 3Q growth report hinted at some momentum loss.
The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits rose for a second-straight week, but remained at levels consistent with a firming labor market.
There have been ties in the Senate before. One as recently as 13 years ago. But unlike professional sports, there isn’t a standard procedure to work out a Senate tie.
The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose slightly last week, but remained at historically low levels that signal a strengthening job market.
Marlboro maker Altria Group Inc.'s profit rose slightly the third quarter as higher prices helped to offset decline in the number of cigarettes it sold.
As many as 20 to 30 former Guantanamo Bay detainees -- some of whom were released within the last three years -- are suspected by intelligence and Defense officials of having joined forces with the Islamic State and other militant groups inside Syria, Fox News has learned.
The largest U.S. independent oil company posted higher third-quarter profit on Thursday, lifted by the sale of its Nigerian business.
The Spanish flu pandemic a century ago prompted the last large-scale quarantines in this country. Now the Ebola outbreak is raising new questions about whether ordering quarantines is an effective way to fight deadly disease in the U.S.
U.S. stock-index futures pared back early losses in the pre-market after an upbeat reading on third-quarter U.S. economic growth.
The world's second-largest debit and credit card company posted a 15.5% increase in quarterly profit as more customers used cards to make purchases.
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MasterCard's stock rose 2% in premarket trade Thursday, after the credit-card company reported third-quarter profit and sales that beat expectations.
Kellogg Co. said Thursday it had net income of $224 million, or 62 cents a share, in the third quarter, down from $326 million, or 90 cents a share, in the year-earlier period, weighed down by a cost-cutting program, the impact of mark-to-market accounting and lower sales.