American clothing production saw a slight increase this past year. What caused the change? Will there be more to come or is the U.S. too far behind?
Sales of new single-family homes fell for a second straight month in July, but a surge in the stock of homes on the market should help stimulate demand.
Dollar store competitors are betting not only on the health of the deep discount retail sector but also on the intractability of poverty in America.
Burger King's Satisfries is the latest healthier item that didn't work out. Remember the McLean Deluxe, McShaker salad and Taco Bell's Border Lights menu?
Fidelity just settled allegations from its workers about its 401(k) plan. Their issues should inspire you to check up on your employer's plan.
Sony's PlayStation 4 hits the magic 10 million in sales. And Microsoft's Xbox One lingers in its rival's dust.
McDonald's wants to sell its coffee in grocery stores, and Hertz is having problems on multiple fronts -- revenue, restructuring and a new investor.
Hain Celestial and Sprouts Farmers Market are growing rapidly, in contrast to Whole Foods, the leader of the organic food industry.
Some 2.2 million bean bag chairs are being recalled after two children opened them, crawled inside and suffocated to death.
Tax experts say details contained in a regulatory filing suggest Microsoft is using tax shelters to dodge taxes it owes as a U.S.-based company.
Suppliers to Apple are scrambling to get enough screens ready for the new iPhone 6, after the need to redesign a key component disrupted panel production.
Designers of pricey handbags are seeing their pocketbooks lighten, which suggests discounts will be coming for Michael Kors, Coach and Kate Spade products.
The digital revolution has transformed your living room by eliminating or reducing the size of components. Can you profit from the convergence?
Home resales rise to a 10-month high and the number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fall, signaling strength in the economy.
Bank of America agrees to pay $16.65 billion to settle charges that it misled investors into buying troubled mortgage-backed securities.
Family Dollar rejects Dollar General's $8.95 billion buyout offer, citing antitrust concerns, and reaffirms its support for a buyout offer from Dollar Tree.
U.S. regulators are sending some of the biggest global banks verbal warnings as they crack down on the firms' poor grasp of their own weaknesses.
Sears Holdings, owner of Sears department stores and Kmart discount chain, says it lost money for the ninth straight quarter, as sales continued to fall.
Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states.
Sales at both Staples and Office Depot are slumping. Has technology finally reduced the need for pens, paper and other office supplies?
Travel in your car can be tracked in unexpected ways, including your GPS system, insurance-company systems, your cellphone and automated tolls.
Officials say Bank of America has reached a $17 billion deal with authorities over its mortgage-backed securities. The real price tag will likely be lower.
Remember the prepaid debit cards touted by the Kardashians, Magic Johnson, Suze Orman and the like? Here's why their star power failed.
An immigrant's dream of coming to America created a company dedicated to helping consumers clean up. It's also become an archetype of the American dream.
Apple's stock reaches a new high, reflecting investors' renewed faith in CEO Tim Cook's ability to outwit the competition and introduce popular products.
Target slashes its annual profit outlook as the retailer continues to reel from a massive data breach and sluggish sales in the U.S.
Google is considering allowing online accounts for children under the age of 13 and give their parents control over how the service is used, reports say.
The U.S. government is offering a free online service for drivers to find out if their vehicles have been recalled but not repaired.