The price for gas is forecast to fall 32% from a year ago to $2.45 a gallon from April to September, the period when Americans do most of their driving.
Starbucks says it will now cover four years of tuition reimbursement for workers to earn an online undergraduate degree -- not just two years.
Stocks rose Monday as expectations that the Fed will postpone any interest rate increases offset concerns about Friday's surprisingly weak jobs report.
The pace of growth in the services sector fell in March to its lowest level in three months as exports rose, according to an industry report.
The weakening economy spilled into the job market in March as employers added only 126,000 jobs, snapping 12 consecutive months of job gains above 200,000.
Stocks rebounded Thursday from two down days following encouraging data on the labor market but investors remained cautious ahead of Friday's jobs report.
It's not always easy to see how the government is spending your tax dollars. But the Pentagon does a bang up job of showing just how it spends your money.
More research is needed to understand what policies allow people to move up the economic ladder and what holds them back, Fed Chair Janet Yellen says.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, suggesting the labor market continues to expand at a solid clip.
U.S. stocks fell Wednesday as weaker-than-expected data spurred concerns over economic growth ahead of Friday's jobs report and first-quarter earnings.
Jamie Dimon says he's giddy about the possibilities, but Warren Buffett has his doubts. Only time will tell.
U.S. auto sales slowed down a bit in March, with sales expected to be flat compared to a year ago, but the industry remains optimistic about the market.
Private employers added the smallest number of workers in more than a year in March and factory activity hit a near two-year low, signaling a weak economy.
Stocks end Tuesday near session lows, in a retreat from Monday's sharp rally, but the S&P 500 and Nasdaq posted their ninth consecutive quarter of gains.
This year's Tax Freedom Day is April 24, the day when average Americans are no longer working to pay their various tax burdens.
Indiana's governor says he will fix the state's new religious freedom law to clarify that businesses can't use it to deny services to same-sex couples.
Consumer confidence rebounded in March amid optimism over the labor market while house prices rose in January, offering hopeful signs for the economy.
U.S. stocks climbed more than 1 percent Monday, rebounding from a sharp decline last week, helped by deal activity, especially in the health care sector.
Two former federal agents are charged with fraud in the theft of digital currency during an investigation into an online black market known as Silk Road.
A U.S. District Court imposes a permanent injunction on a Los Angeles-based seafood company after inspectors find contamination by the listeria bacteria.
Ben Bernanke, who spent eight years as the head of the nation's central bank carefully watching his every comment, is getting a new title - blogger.
Consumer spending barely rose in February as households boosted savings to their highest level in more than two years.
A business economics group has boosted its outlook for U.S. economic improvement this year and next, particularly for job growth.
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence defends the Religious Freedom Restoration Act but declines to say if the law makes it legal for a merchant to refuse gay customers.
Stocks rose modestly Friday and major indexes snapped a four-day losing streak after news of merger talks among chipmakers lifted the technology sector.