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Wall Street Closes Flat Ahead of Holiday Weekend

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/22/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were mixed Friday, but off intraday lows, after Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen reiterated the central bank's intention to raise shor...

   
 

Wall Street Closes Higher; S&P Ends at Records

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/21/15 | Comments (0)

The S&P 500 closed at a record high on Thursday after disappointing economic data bolstered expectations that an interest rate hike will come only later i...

   
 

U.S. Stocks Inch Higher

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/19/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks traded little changed Tuesday, pausing a day after the Dow industrials and the S&P 500 climbed to record highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Averag...

   
 

Dow Jones Industrials, S&P 500 Close at Record High...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/18/15 | Comments (0)

The Dow Jones industrial average and S&P 500 ended at record highs on Monday, helped by a rally in Apple as well as tepid economic data suggesting the Fed...

   
 

FAO Schwarz's Manhattan Store to Close in July

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/16/15 | Comments (0)

The FAO Schwarz toy store in midtown Manhattan will close in July because of rising rents, leaving the 153-year-old brand without a retail outlet. Toys &ld...

   
 

US Electronic Payment Company Buys Israel's Seerga...

Article by Anav Silverman, Tazpit News Ag... | Published 05/15/15 | Comments (0)

The American electronic payment company MyECheck has bought Israeli company Seergate Ltd, which provides electronic payment solutions, for $3 million. The Cal...

   
 

S&P 500 Captures New Record, Dow Closes Behind

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/15/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were little changed on Friday, with the S&P 500 closing at a record high for a second straight session after a ream of weak economic data. Th...

   
 

Carl Icahn Takes $100 Million Stake in Lyft

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/15/15 | Comments (0)

For once, a company is excited about adding Carl Icahn as a shareholder. The activist billionaire has invested $100 million in ride-sharing startup Lyft Inc....

   
 

S&P 500 Closes at Record High, Helped by Weaker Dol...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/14/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended sharply stronger on Thursday and the S&P 500 closed at a record high as a weaker dollar offered the possibility of stronger sales for U....

   
 

Wall Street Wavers on the Back of Two-Day Drop

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/13/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were little changed Wednesday, pausing after two sessions of declines. The S&P 500 index lost one point to 2098. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composit...

   
 

Blackstone In Talks To Buy Mega Supermarket Chain

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/13/15 | Comments (0)

Former Israel Ambassador to the UN Dan Gillerman is representing Blackstone in the talks. US private equity investment banking company the Blackstone Group L....

   
 

Verizon To Acquire AOL In $4.4 Billion Deal

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/12/15 | Comments (0)

Telecom giant Verizon (VZ) said Tuesday it will acquire digital conglomerate AOL (AOL) in a deal valued at approximately $4.4 billion. Verizon says the deal is...

   
 

Wall St Ends Down on Global Woes, Oil Weighs

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/11/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fall on worries about Greece's precarious financial condition and slowing growth in China, while energy stocks fell on weaker oil prices. Th...

   
 

USPS reports $1.5B loss

Article by AP | Published 05/08/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service on Friday reported a net loss of $1.5 billion during the first three months of this year, noting that while ...

   
 

Wall Street Soars After Jobs Growth Rebounds

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/08/15 | Comments (0)

Wall Street soared in early afternoon trading on Friday after strong jobs data for April indicated a pickup in the economy, which could prompt the Federal Res...

   
 

223,000 Jobs Added as U.S. Job Growth Seen Regaining St...

Article by Reuters | Published 05/08/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. job growth likely rebounded last month and the unemployment rate probably dropped to a near seven-year low, signs of a pick up in...

   
 

Jobless Claims Hold Near 15-Year Low

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/07/15 | Comments (0)

(Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose marginally last week, staying near a 15-year low in a sign that the l...

   
 

Report: 1,580 IRS Workers Evaded Taxes Over 10-year Per...

Article by AP | Published 05/07/15 | Comments (0)

Nearly 1,600 IRS workers were found to have willfully evaded taxes over a 10-year period, including some who were responsible for enforcing the nation's ...

   
 

Wall St. Ends Up With Berkshire, Financial Shares

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/04/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended higher on Monday as Berkshire Hathaway led financial stocks higher, while shares of McDonald's declined after the fast-food chain'...

   
 

Iran Claims New Oil Export Record of 7 Million Barrels ...

Article by David Daoud | Published 05/04/15 | Comments (0)

Despite the continuation of economic sanctions against Iran, the country is claiming that it hit a new oil export record of 7 million barrels in one day, semi...

   
 

Israel's Economy Defies Logic

Article by Yoram Ettinger | Published 05/04/15 | Comments (0)

Irrespective of a cynical and gullible “elite” media, independent of diplomatic pressure, political correctness and conventional wisdom, in defian...

   
 

Wall Street Rebounds, But Ends Lower For Week

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 05/01/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks bounced back sharply on Friday as investors snapped up beaten-down shares in the healthcare and technology sectors, and as data gave further signs...

   
 

Stocks End Down As Apple, Biotechs Weigh

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/30/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks sold off on Thursday, pushing the Nasdaq down for a fourth day, as Apple shares declined and earnings results in other tech and biotech names disapp...

   
 

Wall Street Closes at Record Highs on Tech Earnings

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/24/15 | Comments (0)

The Nasdaq and S&P 500 ended at record highs on Friday, propelled by strong results from tech behemoths Google, Amazon and Microsoft. All three major inde...

   
 

Nasdaq Closes at First Record Since 2000

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/23/15 | Comments (0)

Nasdaq Sets All-Time High The Nasdaq Composite closed at a record high on Thursday for the first time since the technology bubble burst 15 years ago. The Dow ...

   
 

Wall Street Climb As Investors Digest Earnings, Data

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/22/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose in afternoon trading on Wednesday as Visa's potential entry into the Chinese domestic market and McDonald's turnaround plan helped ...

   
 

Google Rolls Out New U.S. Cell Phone Service

Article by Reuters | Published 04/22/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK, April 22 (Reuters) - Google Inc on Wednesday launched a new U.S. wireless service that will enable customers to pay only for the data they use and...

   
 

Ohr Chadash Academy (OCA) Student Government Runs Pre-P...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 04/22/15 | Comments (0)

Baltimore, MD - April 22, 2015 - Before the Pesach break, Rabbi Moshe Margolese, Administrator and Dean of Students at Ohr Chadash Academy (OCA), delivered an a...

   
 

Rebound Rally: Stocks End Up, Eye Tech Earnings

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/20/15 | Comments (0)

Wall Street ended sharply higher on Monday after China moved to stimulate its slowing economy while cautious optimism about U.S. earnings lured investors into...

   
 

US Senator Says It's Time To Put A Woman On The $2...

Article by AP | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

CONCORD, N.H. — The first woman to serve as both governor and U.S. senator is backing a campaign to put a female face on the $20 bill. Sen. Jeanne S...

   
 

Street Ends Red After Rocky Trade

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/17/15 | Comments (0)

Wall Street took a nose dive Friday, with the major indices down more than 1% as investors worried over new regulations in China, Greek debt talks and weak ea...

   
 

Stocks End Slightly Down with Earnings in Focus

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/16/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended marginally lower on Thursday as lingering worries about upcoming corporate earnings reports offset enthusiasm about a trio of soaring Wall S...

   
 

Wall Street Rises On Oil, Upbeat Earnings

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/15/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday, fueled by gains in oil companies and speculation that upcoming first-quarter earnings reports might not be quite as we...

   
 

Wall Street Seesaws as Traders Digest Earnings, Data

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/14/15 | Comments (0)

The Dow and S&P 500 moved higher on Tuesday, helped by energy stocks and March-quarter earnings reports that topped modest expectations but did little to ...

   
 

On Tax Week, Obama Scoffs At GOP Plan To Repeal Estate ...

Article by AP | Published 04/14/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — As Americans race to meet this week's tax deadline, President Barack Obama accused Republicans on Monday of trying to boost the riches...

   
 

Live In Apartment? Why Your Rent Will Rise Again This Y...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/14/15 | Comments (0)

LOS ANGELES -- Living in an apartment? Expect your rent to go up again. Renting has gotten increasingly expensive over the last five years. The average U.S...

   
 

Christie: End SS For Seniors Earning $200K Plus

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/14/15 | Comments (0)

MANCHESTER, N.H. - Gov. Christie called for scaling back Social Security benefits for seniors earning more than $80,000 and ending payments entirely for ...

   
 

Stocks Fall Ahead of Earnings Wave; Crude Oil Closes Hi...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/13/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK   -- Stocks erased all gains and slipped into the red by mid-afternoon Monday as Wall Street placed bets on a weaker series of earnings thi...

   
 

Nasdaq Leads Stocks Higher Amid Oil Pressure, Mostly Do...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/08/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed higher on Wednesday as investors shook off a plunge in oil prices and digested the Federal Reserve's meeting minutes as mostly dovish...

   
 

Wall Street Slips Ahead of Close

Article by CNBC | Published 04/07/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed mildly lower on Tuesday as investors eyed continued gains in oil and the dollar ahead of the unofficial start of earnings season on Wednesd...

   
 

Fed Rate-Hike Timing Back in Focus, Wall Street Jumps

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/06/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose on Monday as expectations the Federal Reserve will push any interest rate increases further into the year offset concerns over faltering econ...

   
 

Average US Rate On 30-Year Mortgage Barely Moves At 3.7...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/02/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates barely moved this week, remaining close to historically low levels as the spring home-buying season g...

   
 

4 Dead, 16 Hurt In Oil Platform Fire In Gulf Of Mexico

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/02/15 | Comments (0)

At least four people were killed and 16 workers injured when a fire erupted early Wednesday on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico belonging to Mexico's ...

   
 

Doubts Over U.S. Growth Cool Dollar Rally

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/02/15 | Comments (0)

The dollar lost ground on Thursday, the last trading day of the week for many markets ahead of Easter, after disappointing U.S. economic data on Wednesday ...

   
 

U.S. Stocks Decline Amid Weaker-Than-Forecast Jobs, Fac...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 04/01/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell, after a ninth straight quarterly gain, as weaker-than-estimated data on hiring and manufacturing reinforced concern that economic growth may...

   
 

Stocks Gain More Than 250 Points On Encouraging Signs I...

Article by AP | Published 03/30/15 | Comments (0)

New York -  U.S. stock indexes are closing higher following encouraging news on consumer spending and home sales. Energy stocks and banks had some of the ...

   
 

Wall Street Plunges on Weak Data

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/25/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. equities skidded into the close of trade on Wednesday as a weaker-than-expected read on durable goods orders weighed on sentiment, triggering profit tak...

   
 

Kraft And Heinz to Form North America's No.3 Food...

Article by Reuters | Published 03/25/15 | Comments (0)

Kraft Foods Group Inc, the maker of Velveeta cheese, will merge with ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co, owned by 3G Capital and Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hath...

   
 

Stocks Close Lower; Weaker Dollar Eyed

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/23/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks edged lower on Monday on the heels of strong gains in the prior week, as investors weighed fluctuations in the dollar and its impact on other mark...

   
 

Analysis: The Israel Election Decided By One Vote

Article by Gil Hoffman | Published 03/17/15 | Comments (0)

 Now that the role of the people is over, the election will be decided by one man: President Reuven Rivlin.  With all due respect to the millions o...

   
 

Dow Adds 225 Points Amid Dollar, Oil Slide

Article by CNBC | Published 03/16/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks traded more than 1 percent higher on Monday as investors eyed weakness in the dollar and oil prices ahead of Wednesday's key Fed meeting. "T...

   
 

Oil Price Will Likely Fall Further, Global Agency Says

Article by AP | Published 03/13/15 | Comments (0)

A global energy agency says the oil market has further to drop as supplies from the U.S. show no sign of slowing. The International Energy Agency, a watchdog t...

   
 

Fake IRS Agents Target More than 360,000, Make Off With...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/13/15 | Comments (0)

A federal investigator says fake IRS agents have targeted more than 366,000 people with harassing phone calls demanding payments and threatening jail time as ...

   
 

Hat in Hand: Borsalino Headed to Bankruptcy?

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/12/15 | Comments (0)

Will they raise prices to remain afloat? The Borsalino hat company is deeply in debt and on the verge of bankruptcy. Italian hat maker Borsalino, which has ...

   
 

Wall Street Soars In Sharpest Rally In A Month

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/12/15 | Comments (0)

US stocks rebound as dollar falls; Banks gain after many win Fed clearance to raise dividends NEW YORK -- U.S. stock market indexes rose on Thursday as a rall...

   
 

Applications For US Unemployment Benefits Fall Sharply

Article by AP | Published 03/12/15 | Comments (0)

Applications for US unemployment aid plunged last week to 289,000 Washington - The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits fell sharply last week,...

   
 

Apple Reopens ITunes, App Stores After Lengthy Outage

Article by AP | Published 03/12/15 | Comments (0)

Apple has restored service to its widely used iTunes and app stores after a rare breakdown Wednesday. The outage vexed the iPhone and iPad maker for more than...

   
 

Fed View, Strong Dollar Drag Wall Street Lower

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/11/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ended lower for a second straight session on Wednesday as worries increased the Federal Reserve could bump up rates as soon as June and the dollar...

   
 

US Stocks Fall Sharply On Fears The Fed May Soon Hike R...

Article by AP | Published 03/10/15 | Comments (0)

US stocks fall sharply amid global market turmoil on fears of possible US interest rates hikes NEW YORK -- U.S. stocks fell sharply as fears over possible inte...

   
 

Wall Street Paces Higher as Bull Market Turns Six

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/09/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks climbed on Monday, boosted by a couple of billion-dollar deals, while Apple shares fluctuated following the long-anticipated rollout of its watch....

   
 

Wall Street in Deep Decline After Jobs Report

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/06/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks retreated on Friday, with the S&P 500 index poised for its second straight weekly drop, as a strong monthly jobs report fueled expectations fo...

   
 

PM Netanyahu: Speech was "Well Worth" the Cos...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/06/15 | Comments (0)

'An Israeli leader must be able to stand up and tell the truth' Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tells Israel Hayom that his Iran speech was "we...

   
 

Solid US Jobs Report: 295K Positions Added; Rate At 5.5...

Article by AP | Published 03/06/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — A burst of hiring in February underscored the resilience and confidence of U.S. businesses, which are adding workers at the fastest pace in...

   
 

Apple To Replace AT&T In The Dow Jones Industrial A...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/06/15 | Comments (0)

Tech giant Apple is joining the Dow Jones Industrial Average, replacing AT&T. The change is expected to take place after the market close on March 18. The ...

   
 

Wall Street Dips From Record

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 03/03/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday, with technology stocks leading the decline a day after the Nasdaq Composite hit its highest in 15 years, while the S&P 500 an...

   
 

Wall Street Closes on Mixed Note

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/26/15 | Comments (0)

The S&P 500 and Dow dipped on Thursday as energy shares tumbled with oil prices, while the Nasdaq resumed its recent advance after deal news in the techno...

   
 

Wall Street Ends Flat After Yellen's Second Day on...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/25/15 | Comments (0)

The S&P 500 closed down and the Nasdaq snapped a 10-day winning streak on Wednesday as investors took profits in Apple shares, while the Dow eked out anot...

   
 

Apple Ordered To Pay $533 Million For Patent Infringeme...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/25/15 | Comments (0)

Apple Inc has been ordered to pay $532.9 million after a federal jury in Texas found that its iTunes software infringed three patents owned by patent lice...

   
 

Apple's Market Cap More Than Doubles That Of No. 2...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/24/15 | Comments (0)

Apple may or may not be 100 percent better than any other publicly-traded U.S. company, but it is 100 percent bigger. The technology titan's market capita...

   
 

Wall Street Ends Slightly Lower Amid Falling Oil Prices

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/23/15 | Comments (0)

The Dow and S&P 500 ended lower on Monday, easing off recent record highs as lower oil prices dragged down energy shares, while the Nasdaq ended higher fo...

   
 

Apple Wants to Start Producing Cars as Soon as 2020

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/19/15 | Comments (0)

Apple Inc., which has been working secretly on a car, is pushing its team to begin production of an electric vehicle as early as 2020, people with knowledge of ...

   
 

Wall Streets Ends Lower on Energy

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/19/15 | Comments (0)

The Dow and S&P 500 eased on Thursday following declines in energy shares and a disappointing outlook from Wal-Mart, while the Nasdaq hit another 15-year ...

   
 

Street Closes Up as Traders Eye Greek Uncertainty

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/17/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks ticked higher on Tuesday, pushing the S&P 500 to a record closing high above 2,100 as optimism grew that Greece would reach a deal with its cr...

   
 

Veil of Secrecy Surrounds Apple's CEO Tim Cook...

Article by David Daoud | Published 02/16/15 | Comments (0)

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook took a secret trip to Israel this weekend, arriving in the Jewish state for the inauguration of Apple’s new offices in Herzli...

   
 

Israelis Emptying Out Swiss Bank Accounts

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/16/15 | Comments (0)

Israelis are legally allowed to bring up to NIS 100,000 through Ben Gurion airport, without declaring it. Israelis with relatively "small" bank accounts in Sw...

   
 

Hackers' $1 Billion Bank Theft May Still Impact Co...

Article by AP | Published 02/16/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — The hacker gang that looted as much as $1 billion worldwide from banks was unusual: It stole directly from the banks, instead of ripping of...

   
 

To Combat Fraud, Visa Wants To Track Your Smartphone

Article by AP | Published 02/15/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK -- Those days of calling your bank to let them know that, yes, you really are in Thailand, and yes, you really did use your credit card to buy $200 i...

   
 

Online Travel Agency Expedia To Buy Rival Orbitz For $1...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/12/15 | Comments (0)

Online travel company Expedia Inc said on Thursday that it would buy Orbitz Worldwide Inc for about $1.33 billion in cash to bring on the rival's pro...

   
 

Tech Rally, Ukraine Deal Boost Wall Street

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/12/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks advanced broadly on Thursday, with a rally in technology stocks leading the Nasdaq to a 15-year high, helping to offset the impact of some tepid e...

   
 

United Airlines Not Honoring Low Fares Due To Incorrect...

Article by Mitch Stern | Published 02/11/15 | Comments (0)

New York - United Airlines will not be honoring the mistake in shockingly low trans-Atlantic flight prices many were able to purchase Wednesday due to a third...

   
 

Greek Debt Showdown Weighs on Wall Street

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/11/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks closed flat on Wednesday as concern about Greece and Ukraine was offset by gains in shares of Apple. Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jo...

   
 

Shekel Advances Further Against Dollar And Euro

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/11/15 | Comments (0)

FXCM Israel: While the shekel-dollar rate is below NIS 3.90, the tendency is for a further fall, in the longer term to NIS 3.78. The shekel continues strengthe...

   
 

Wall Street Closes Higher on Hopes of Greek Debt Deal

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/10/15 | Comments (0)

Stocks ended higher on Tuesday on hopes that Greek debt negotiations could result in a deal that stabilizes Europe, but a drop in oil prices limited the advan...

   
 

RadioShack Gets $10 Million Interim Bankruptcy Loan

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/09/15 | Comments (0)

Bankrupt electronics retailer RadioShack got court approval on Monday to borrow $10 million to support its operations until it opens the bidding this month f...

   
 

Bernie Madoff Trustee Returns $355 Million More to Inve...

Article by AP | Published 02/09/15 | Comments (0)

About $355 million distributed last week to investors cheated in Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme means over half of allowable claims have been paid in full...

   
 

Wall St Down On China, Greek Worry; Energy Gains

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/09/15 | Comments (0)

NEW YORK, Feb 9 - U.S. stocks fell on Monday due to increased tensions over Greek debt negotiations and disappointing Chinese economic data on top of investo...

   
 

RadioShack Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/05/15 | Comments (0)

Electronics retailer RadioShack Corp filed for U.S. bankruptcy protection on Thursday and said it had a deal in place to sell as many as 2,400 stores to an af...

   
 

Millions Of Anthem Customers Alerted To Hack

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/05/15 | Comments (0)

SAN FRANCISCO —Millions of Anthem health insurance customers woke Thursday morning to an e-mail from the company telling them hackers had gained access ...

   
 

Wall Street Wavers as Oil Gives Back Prior Session'...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/04/15 | Comments (0)

Developing: U.S. stocks ended a volatile session lower on Wednesday, as oil prices pulled back sharply following four days of gains, pressuring energy shares....

   
 

Analysis: Obama challenges GOP again, this time with bu...

Article by AP | Published 02/02/15 | Comments (0)

WASHINGTON — With higher taxes on the wealthy and billions in new spending, President Barack Obama's no-balance budget lays down an audacious chall...

   
 

Jeep Recalls 228K Cherokees For Air Bag Problem

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/02/15 | Comments (0)

Jeep is recalling more than 228,000 SUVs worldwide to fix a software problem that can cause side air bags to inflate for no reason. The recall, which covers ...

   
 

Street Surges Into the Close

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/02/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks rose sharply on Monday, as hopes for a deal regarding Greek debt fueled a late rally, with a bounce in oil prices also lending support. The Dow J...

   
 

Remarks by the President on the FY2016 Budget (Live Vid...

Article by BJLife Newsroom | Published 02/02/15 | Comments (0)

THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you so much.  (Applause.)  Thank you, everybody.  Please, have a seat.  Well, good morning, everybody.  &nbs...

   
 

Oil Prices Rally Above $53 As Investors Pile In

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/02/15 | Comments (0)

Crude oil prices rose on Monday as investors shrugged off a U.S. refinery strike and focused on a falling U.S. rig count that signalled lower production do...

   
 

Obama Sending $4 Trillion Spending Plan To Congress

Article by AP | Published 02/02/15 | Comments (0)

President Barack Obama is sending Congress a $4 trillion budget Monday that seeks to raise taxes on wealthier Americans and corporations and use the extra inc...

   
 

Oil Workers On Strike In Houston And Across U.S.

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/01/15 | Comments (0)

HOUSTON  --Oil workers from coast to coast are on strike. They started to walk off the job around midnight when their union failed to reach a deal with t...

   
 

White House Seeks to Limit Health Law's Tax Troubl...

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 02/01/15 | Comments (0)

Obama administration officials and other supporters of the Affordable Care Act say they worry that the tax-filing season will generate new anger as uninsured ...

   
 

Wall Street Gains in Choppy Session

Article by Staff Reporter | Published 01/29/15 | Comments (0)

U.S. stocks were up in a volatile session on Thursday, helped by firmer oil prices, even as mixed corporate news and confusion over U.S. monetary policy left ...

   
 

Average US Rate on 30-Year Mortgage Rises to 3.66 Pct.

Article by AP | Published 01/29/15 | Comments (0)

Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose slightly this week after four straight weeks of declines, while remaining near historically low levels. Mortgage c...