Wednesday, March 26, 2014
The U.S. Energy Department gave conditional authorization Monday for liquefied natural gas to be exported from a proposed terminal in Coos Bay, on the Oregon coast.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
James Rebhorn, the prolific character actor whose credits included “Homeland,” “Scent of a Woman” and “My Cousin Vinny,” has died. He was 65.
With the pace of U.S. economic growth seen speeding up later this year and next, many business economists expect the Federal Reserve to end its bond purchases this fall or even earlier.
Monday, March 24, 2014
With globalization, successful companies are increasingly thinking about entering new markets. For many Taiwanese companies, expansion in the U.S. is a logical first step.
Sunday, March 23, 2014
U.S. broadcaster Media General said Friday it will buy LIN Media in a US$2.6 billion deal that creates the nation's second-largest television broadcasting company and a digital media powerhouse.
Saturday, March 22, 2014
First-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits climbed last week but the overall trend continued to head slowly downward, government data released Thursday showed.
Sales of U.S. existing homes slipped in February to their lowest level since July 2012 as severe winter weather, rising prices and a tight supply of homes discouraged buyers.
Microsoft Corp., which has skewered rival Google Inc. for going through customer emails to deliver ads, acknowledged it had searched emails in a blogger's Hotmail account to track down who was leaking company secrets.
Brand USA, the nation's first coordinated campaign to promote the United States to international travelers, generated US$3.4 billion in tourism revenues last year.
More than five years after the financial crisis struck, the biggest U.S. banks are better able to withstand a severe recession than at any time since the meltdown, the Federal Reserve has determined.