economy

Emulex shares rise after company turns profit

Shares of Emulex Corp. surged in trading Friday, a day after the…

European leaders stress the positive at Davos

European financial chiefs are trying to soothe global CEOs and political leaders,…

Fitch downgrades 5 eurozone nations

Fitch Ratings downgraded the debt of Italy, Spain and three other countries…

Gingrich, Romney attack each other on foreclosures

Rivals Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney are trading barbs over their income…

Goodell: Recession has helped NFL

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the recession has helped build TV audiences…

Greece locked in parallel talks over debt

Greece was locked in a twin effort Friday to placate its creditors,…

Oil gives up gains after US GDP lags estimates

Oil prices are flat with a report showed the U.S. economy grew…

World stocks slide as US growth data disappoint

World stocks turned lower on Friday after official data showed the U.S.…

Biden: GOP candidates promoting Bush-era policies

Republican presidential hopefuls are blatantly focused on advancing economic policies that favor…

Business events scheduled for the coming week

MONDAY, Jan. 30 WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases personal income and spending…

Candidates unloved in FL town hit by foreclosures

At Our Daily Bread Food Pantry, the conversation often centers on real…

China criticizes EU decision on Iran oil imports

China says the European Union's decision to stop importing oil from Iran…

Companies owing largest amounts from bailouts

Taxpayers are still owed $132.9 billion that companies haven't repaid from the…

Criticism mounts of RBS bonus for CEO

U.K. politicians are fuming about a bonus of nearly a million pounds…

Dow opens near post-crisis peak but ends lower

A brief morning rally Thursday pushed the Dow Jones industrial average above…

Fed's low interest rate pledge boosts markets

World stock markets rose Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve pledged to…

Gates injects $750M in troubled Global Fund

Bill Gates pledged $750 million on Thursday to fight three killer diseases…

How states fared on unemployment aid, at a glance

More people sought unemployment benefits last week, though the increase comes one…

More seek unemployment aid, but trend is positive

The number of people seeking unemployment benefits rose last week to a…

Public needs to back austerity, EU leaders say

Cash-strapped governments in Europe must persuade skeptical citizens to accept severe austerity…