Business

Business J.C. Penney's quarterly results show turnaround gaining traction J.C. Penney's quarterly results show turnaround gaining traction
J.C. Penney's turnaround is gaining traction. The department store chain said Friday that its losses narrowed in the second quarter on better-expected sales, fueled by men's clothing, fine jewelry and the beauty brand Sephora.
Business European economy slows in 2nd quarter as France falters European economy slows in 2nd quarter as France falters
The 19-country eurozone economy weathered the second quarter's troubles - notably the escalating crisis in Greece - with only a small drop in growth, but disparities between nations remain that could cause problems.