economy

General Mills to Slash Up to 725 Jobs

General Mills expects to cut 675 to 725 jobs as it wrestles with sluggish sales and take a charge of up to $62 million, mostly related to the cuts.

Avoid These 8 Stupid Shopping Mistakes

There are so many stores, so many deals and so many ways you can waste money that it's almost inevitable you're going to make some rookie shopping mistakes.

New Home Sales Hit 7-Year High in May

New single-family home sales rose in May to a more than seven-year high, further brightening the outlook for the housing market and the broader economy.

The 3 Biggest Discount Gyms in America

A look at the three of the biggest discount gym chains in the business today, ranked from smallest to largest -- one of which may even soon go public.