[NEW YORK] US stocks opened higher on Monday as gains in technology and industrial stocks led optimism about a strong earnings season and concerns on rising US bond yields eased.

[WASHINGTON] Money might not buy love, but it can buy better health. And, to live as long as possible, the world's wealthy are willing to pay up...

[DENVER] Prosperity did little to eradicate chronic joblessness last year, based on one measure of the US labor market.

[NEW YORK] US stock indexes opened flat on Friday, as strong earnings from industrials General Electric and Honeywell were offset by declines in technology stocks and oil price.

"ROBUST" business borrowing, rising consumer spending, and tight labour markets indicate the US economy remains on track for continued growth, the Federal Reserve reported on Wednesday,...

[BEIJING] China will impose temporary anti-dumping measures on halogenated butyl rubber imported from the United States, European Union and Singapore, the commerce ministry said on Thursday.

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US industrial output slowed last month amid a sudden drop in manufacturing, but remained strong overall, thanks in part to higher energy consumption, the Federal Reserve said on Tuesday.

WESTERN media have been preoccupied by limited airstrikes from the United States, Britain and France in the Damascus area over the weekend, in response to a chemical attack, as well as Russia's...

[WASHINGTON] US industrial output slowed last month amid a sudden drop off in manufacturing but remained strong overall thanks in part to higher energy consumption, the Federal Reserve said Tuesday.

[WILMINGTON, Delaware] Bon-Ton Stores Inc, a bankrupt chain of 200 regional department stores, will go out of business after the only bidders competing at the Monday start of its court-supervised...