Atlanta has the nation's busiest airport, but the lack of free Wi-Fi was a sore point with many travelers. But finally that's changing.
The U.S. economy contracted in the first quarter for the first time in three years as it buckled under the weight of a severe winter.
One worry is that a combined heat-up in the economy will combine with inflation to force the Federal Reserve to raise rates before it would like.
A monthly gauge of U.S. consumer sentiment fell in May as a gloomy view on income growth clouded an otherwise positive economic outlook.
Thanks to the federal government and its policies of continual quantitative easing, the average American is $2,414.46 poorer than he or she should be.
Foreclosure activity across the nation fell 1 percent last month, as banks scheduled fewer auctions even as they reclaimed more homes, RealtyTrac says.
U.S. retail sales barely rose in April and a gauge of consumer spending slipped, which could temper hopes of a sharp acceleration in economic growth.
Small-business sentiment jumped to its highest level in 6-1/2 years in April, bolstering hopes of increased economic activity in the second quarter.
Small-business owners are keeping a cautious approach to running their companies even as they grow more optimistic, surveys show.
The Fed will likely bring its bond-buying program to an end in October, and only then will it weigh when to raise interest rates, a top Fed official says.
The rise in the number of Americans out of work for long periods of time has helped push U.S. income inequality to a 50-year high.
U.S. job growth increased at its fastest pace in more than two years in April and the unemployment rate dived to a 5-1/2 year low of 6.3 percent.
Consumer spending recorded its largest increase in more than 4 years in March, cementing views the economy ended a dismal first-quarter on solid footing.
Fed officials looks past a dismal reading on first quarter U.S. economic growth and announces a cut in its massive bond-buying stimulus.
Federal Reserve policymakers are set to continue paring their massive bond-buying stimulus, but can they tackle the more difficult decisions that lie ahead.
U.S. consumer sentiment rose in April to a nine-month high as views on current and near-term conditions surged, a survey released Friday showed.
Federal Reserve Board member Jeremy Stein says he plans to resign next month to return to Harvard University.
Many computer users have had trouble adapting to Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system, so it's coming out next week with an update that brings back some familiar features.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says the extraordinary measures the central bank has used to boost the economy are still needed.
The U.S. unemployment rate will fall below 6 percent by the end of this year, a Federal Reserve official says, offering a bullish view on the country's economy.