Chief executives at the largest U.S. companies expect sales to keep growing in the next six months and also plan to step up hiring.
RV manufacturers have made up more ground since being sideswiped by the Great Recession, and production of the rolling homes is expected to return next year to levels seen before the economic downturn hit.
Newly built homes and schools boosted U.S. construction spending in October to the highest level since May.
U.S. factories were slightly less busy in November, as production and hiring slowed, though the level of activity remained strong.
Last year, he tried to bring NFL superstar Tim Tebow to Moscow to play for his American football team on a $1 million-per-game contract. Now, accused of breaking a window, American businessman Mike Zaltsman shares a packed jail cell with drug dealers.
The cybersecurity company FireEye has unearthed a team of email intruders that snoop through the correspondence of company executives who may possess market-moving information.
In France, workers aren't the only ones who take to the streets to protest — their bosses do, too.
Russia's ruble hit a new all-time low on Monday, dropping about 5 percent as declining oil prices and the conflict in eastern Ukraine weigh on the country's economic prospects.
Moody's Investors Service on Monday lowered its outlook for Amazon.com after the online retailer indicated it is planning a notes offering.
Gay and lesbian individuals are less prepared financially for retirement than their straight counterparts, according to an exclusive analysis by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.
The crowds of bargain hunters that rush through store doors the day after Thanksgiving have thinned out.
The crowds of bargain shoppers rushing through store doors the day after Thanksgiving are thinning out.
From family dinner tables to fancy restaurants, plates of pasta are likely to be a little pricier in the coming year because of a disappointing durum wheat crop in the northern Plains and Canada.
It turns out there isn't a huge market for a $250,000-plus, 100-acre property that may be booby-trapped.
A renewed plunge in oil prices is a worrying sign of weakness in the global economy that could shake governments dependent on oil revenues. Yet it is also a bonus for consumers as prices fall at the pump.