The Federal Reserve is signaling that it's edging closer to raising interest rates, but it's promising to be patient in determining when to raise rates.
New federal labeling rules will require chain restaurants to list calories for alcoholic drinks -- but with multiple exceptions and limitations.
Construction of new homes fell slightly in November, reflecting weakness in construction of single-family homes.
While you may not see $2 gasoline at your local pump today, it might be coming before you know it, as oil prices continue to drop.
Despite lower catch totals in 2014, and prices subsequently increasing, lobstermen remain positive on the year. How does this effect your purchasing?
Manufacturing output recorded its largest increase in nine months in November as production expanded across the board, pointing to strength in the economy.
U.S. stocks fell sharply Friday, leaving the benchmark S&P 500 with its worst weekly performance since May 2012, as investors pulled back from the markets.
Gas stations love low prices, too -- and not just because customers are nicer when they are paying less.
Christmas stockings, Hanukkah dreidels and Kwanzaa candles are among the holiday items proudly made in America.
A new study suggests that states which allow same-sex marriages gain a strong economic benefit through spending on the event, tourism and tax revenue.
Consumer spending advanced at a brisk clip in November as lower gasoline prices gave the holiday shopping season a boost.
Growing opposition among Democrats and persistent opposition from the tea party Republicans has left a $1 trillion government-wide spending bill teetering.
The federal government's deficit for the first two months of the new budget year falls 21 percent from the same period a year ago in November.
After record shipping volumes and bad weather last year caused many retailers to break their Christmas delivery promises, are they playing it safe in 2014?
Exposed to the light of day, a year-end, $1.1 trillion spending bill draws both vociferous objections from liberals and milder criticism from conservatives.
A new family is leading the reinvention of Gamse Lithographing, a Maryland printer that had rethink how it does business in the Internet age.
The latest federal estimate for gasoline prices in 2015 is 23 percent below this year's projected average and the lowest full-year average since 2009.
Areas with the strongest job markets have some of the costliest homes. And areas with the most affordable homes lack a solid base of middle class jobs.
The screening process was ruled not to be a principal activity of their jobs under the Fair Labor Standards Act and therefore not subject to compensation.
Doctors will be encouraged to charge adults a A$5 co-pay at their discretion; children, the elderly and those on state allowances would be exempt.