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A small decline in turkey prices helped hold the increase in the cost of preparing a Thanksgiving meal for 10 to less than 1 percent this year, the country's largest farm group said on Thursday.
Apache said it agreed to sell some oil-and-gas assets in southern Louisiana and the Anadarko Basin in Texas and Oklahoma for roughly $1.4 billion in two separate deals.
Brent crude oil steadied above $78 a barrel on Thursday as reports that oil producers would agree to cut output next week offset weak economic data from China and Europe.
The number of people who applied for new unemployment benefits totaled fewer than 300,000 for the 10th straight week, reflecting the low level of layoffs in the U.S. economy as growth gradually picks up.
U.S. consumer prices were flat in October as plunging gasoline costs offset increases in housing, medical and airline fares, the government said Thursday.
U.S. consumer prices were unexpectedly flat in October, but there are signs that underlying inflation pressures are starting to push higher.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell less than expected last week, but continued to point to strengthening labor market conditions.
The dusty, industrial town of Ciudad Frontera, Mexico, has moved from the far reaches of the global auto supply chain to the front lines of an investigation into why air bags from Takata Corp are blowing up with lethal force in accidents.
Italian Premier Matteo Renzi has added his voice to a chorus of outrage after Italy's highest court threw out a conviction against a Swiss businessman for some 3,000 asbestos-related deaths blamed on contamination from a construction company.
Discount retailer Dollar Tree reported its strongest growth in quarterly same-store sales since 2011.
Best Buy, the largest U.S. consumer electronics retailer, said quarterly profit nearly doubled as operating costs fell.
U.S. stock index futures fell on Thursday as concerns over global growth reemerged after weak business data out of the euro zone and a loss of momentum in Chinese factories.
Dollar Tree reported on Thursday a fiscal third-quarter profit that rose to $133 million, or 64 cents a share, from $125.4 million, or 58 cents a share, in the year-earlier period.
Acclaimed film director Mike Nichols has died at the age of 83, according to a statement from ABC News President James Goldston.
General Motors is being sued by the attorney general of Arizona for $3 billion, alleging the automaker defrauded consumers in its handling of recalls, according to a report in the New York Times on Thursday.
Best Buy says its revenue edged up in the third quarter, a positive sign for the electronics retailer as the holiday season kicks off.
Shares of Mobileye rose 1.6% in premarket trade Thursday, after the Israel-based maker of a camera-based driver assistance system reported third-quarter sales that rose well above expectations.
Best Buy Co. Inc. shares surged 9% in premarket trade after the electronics retailer's fiscal third-quarter profit and revenue sailed past estimates.
Chemicals firm Ineos has announced plans to invest 640 million pounds ($1 billion) in shale gas exploration in Britain.
A gunman was fatally shot at Florida State University by police who answered a call about an "armed subject" on the main campus in Tallahassee just after midnight, according to media reports.