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Veritiv Corp. (VRTV) on Thursday reported a loss of $14 million in its third quarter.
A coalition of environmental, business and low-income advocates called Thursday for Vermont to adopt a carbon tax as a way to encourage emission reductions and to use the money both for energy efficiency and for tax cuts elsewhere.
The Dallas Fed on Thursday announced its president, Richard Fisher, will retire on March 19.
The federal government started the new budget year with a higher deficit in October but the increase reflected quirks in the calendar rather than a deterioration in the government's budget outlook.
Sen. Harry Reid will be the next Senate Minority Leader, Democrats announced Thursday after a closed-door meeting.
The House of Representatives will vote Friday on a bill to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline, a House Republican aide said.
Philadelphia Fed President Charles Plosser on Thursday said he doesn't know whether the U.S. economy has entered a period of so-called secular stagnation, and that in any case, it wouldn't be something to be addressed by monetary policy.
Many beds are empty at newly opened Ebola treatment units in Liberia's urban centers because the outbreak is now flaring in more rural parts of the country.
Agricultural exports are moving out of Wisconsin rapidly.
The world's largest retailer notched a new high after booking a 2.9% increase in 3Q revenue, and its first positive quarter of same-store sales in seven quarters.
While key stock U.S. benchmarks record fresh record highs, optimism among investors keeps rising too.
Darden Restaurants Inc said it would revise management pay, ditch its poison pill and make it easier for shareholders to call special meetings as activist investor Starboard Value LP puts its stamp on the owner of the Olive Garden restaurant chain.
New York is eliminating some restrictions on craft beer, wine and spirits producers to encourage the growing interest in locally made alcoholic beverages.
Gov. Maggie Hassan thanked workers who will be helping consumers sign up for insurance under President Barack Obama's health care overhaul law, praising their role Thursday in improving the health and financial well-being of New Hampshire residents.
Shares of some top homebuilders companies are up at 10 a.m.: DR Horton rose $.22 or .9 percent, to $24.23.
Shares of some top consumer companies are up at 10 a.m.: Clorox rose $.44 or .4 percent, to $101.96.
Shares of some top managed care companies are up at 10 a.m.: Aetna rose $.20 or .2 percent, to $84.72.
Crude-oil futures added to losses Thursday after a weekly supply report showed a larger-than-expected decline in crude inventories but a surprise increase in gasoline supplies.
A new employment survey shows that Florida continues to add jobs.
Shares of some top autos companies are up at 10 a.m.: Ford Motor Co. rose $.29 or 2.0 percent, to $14.87.