Six new reports send mixed signals about the American economy. Business spending plans fell, but sales of new homes rose.
The Commerce Department report showed declines in machinery, computers and primary metals, but economists believe the declines will be temporary.
Thanksgiving isn't a holiday in Britain, but the 200,000 Americans here are enough to make many businesses talk -- and sell -- turkey and all the fixings.
A decades-old boiler manufacturer and some young entrepreneurs strike up success with BattleBells for Mississippi State football fans.
U.S. economic growth was far stronger than initially thought in the third quarter, pointing to strengthening fundamentals.
Turkey farming thrives in many states, with the list topped by Minnesota, Arkansas, North Carolina and Indiana.
How one small circuit board manufacturer changed its entire business model and weathered the Great Recession.
The average price of a gallon of gasoline dropped 10 cents in the past two weeks, hitting a four-year low, according to the latest Lundberg survey.
With the support of American Express, Small Business Saturday has quickly become widely recognized as the day to kick start the holiday shopping season.
Kohler is introducing a battery-operated deodorizing toilet seat that includes a fan that sucks in air, to help keep bathroom air fresh.
U.S. stocks closed higher Friday, with major indexes notching a fifth straight weekly advance after China's central bank cut its benchmark interest rate
House Republicans sue the Obama administration over its implementation of President Obama's health care law, saying he had overstepped his legal authority.
Shopping for Thanksgiving dinner shouldn't involve sticker shock this year, as costs for a traditional Thanksgiving dinner are about the same as 2013.
The good news for Thanksgiving travelers: the price of gas is at five-year lows. The bad news: a lot more people will be on the road.
Employees of the bus contractor that provides shuttle service to Facebook workers voted to join the Teamsters in hopes of better pay and working conditions.
When Austin Netzley graduated, he owed $81,000. He paid it all off and has quickly created wealth, too.
Stocks edged lower Wednesday as minutes from the most recent Federal Reserve meeting gave investors few new clues as to when U.S. interest rates may rise.
Authorities arrest seven people for what they said was a multimillion-dollar scam by a debt collection company that victimized more than 6,000 people.
New York City plans to remove outdated payphones with 10,000 internet pylons for free public Wi-Fi.
You can enjoy America's great outdoors with apparel, hiking equipment, tents and sleeping bags made in the U.S.
Manufacturing output rose in October, but a third straight month of declines in motor vehicle production suggested some slowdown in factory activity.
With gas prices slipping below $3 a gallon last month for the first time since December 2010, size is back in vogue among American car buyers.