India's High-Tech Challenges: Will Xiaomi Thrive?
October 21 2014 3:22 PM EDT
Xiaomi may want to manufacture in India, but the country's all-but-absent electronics manufacturing ecosystem will be a big obstacle.
Brazil Drought Takes Toll On Coffee, Sugar
October 13 2014 5:05 PM EDT
Brazilian Arabica coffee prices have surged and sugar production looks headed for a sharp decline as Brazil tends to its worst drought in decades.
Never Mind The Stock Slump; A Rise Is Likely By Christmas
October 13 2014 4:19 PM EDT
Analysts say the improving U.S. jobs picture and strong consumer sentiment should lift stocks by the end of 2014.
Dow Records Biggest Drop Of 2014 As Energy Stocks Slide
October 09 2014 6:27 PM EDT
The 335-point plunge in the Dow Jones Industrial Index followed a 275-point gain as U.S. stocks continued their volatility.
Here's The Best Part Of Strong US Jobs Report
October 03 2014 11:45 AM EDT
Full-time jobs are finally replacing part-time positions in the American economy in a hopeful sign of a strengthening expansion.
Job Creation Last Month Will Be Seen As Anything But Exciting
October 02 2014 2:58 PM EDT
Welcome to the slowest economic recovery in the recorded history of the United States.
Oil Prices Tumble On High Dollar
September 30 2014 4:19 PM EDT
U.S. oil prices slid the most in 17 months on Tuesday, with international oil prices close behind.
Americans Spent More In August Than In Past 5 Months
September 29 2014 11:16 AM EDT
Personal spending and incomes increased in August on the strength of job gains.
Record Global Soybean, Wheat Crops Expected As Rice, Corn Yields Stay Flat
September 26 2014 12:07 PM EDT
The 2014-2015 season is projected to yield record soybean and wheat crops, while corn and rice keep pace with last season's output.
Why Is China Sending UN Troops To South Sudan?
September 25 2014 5:15 PM EDT
China usually stays out of politics in places where it invests, but that seems to be changing.
US Jobless Claims Fall To 2007 Level
September 25 2014 8:54 AM EDT
About 2.5 million Americans filed unemployment claims last week.
Scottish Independence Could Mean Pricier Scotch
September 18 2014 2:51 PM EDT
Scotch whisky prices could see a spike if Scotland votes for independence from the U.K. Thursday.
As Wages Increase, Americans Still Stretch Their Dollars
September 17 2014 10:23 AM EDT
Earnings rose the most in two years, but economists still say growth is soft and a bit disappointing.
One In Seven American Women Lived In Poverty Last Year
September 16 2014 4:50 PM EDT
The poverty rate for American women is at a two-decade high.
Recovery? Poor And Middle Class Not Feeling It
September 16 2014 12:41 PM EDT
The latest U.S. Census Bureau data show that median household incomes and the poverty rate haven't recovered from the recession.
High School Students Who Work Earn More Later
September 15 2014 2:38 PM EDT
High school seniors who work part time earn more on average five to 10 years after graduation than their peers who don't work.
NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo Heads For Second Term
September 09 2014 11:04 PM EDT
Cuomo was challenged by a liberal law professor who accused him of being too far right for New York.
In RI Governor Primary, Raimondo Wins Dem, Fung Takes GOP
September 09 2014 10:49 PM EDT
Raimondo, the state general treasurer, would become Rhode Island's first female governor.
Scott Brown Wins 2nd Chance For Senate Seat
September 09 2014 9:34 PM EDT
Former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown has won the Republican nomination for Senate in New Hampshire. Could he help the GOP take the Senate?
Got Money? US Milk Prices Hit Record High
September 09 2014 11:09 AM EDT
Milk and cheese consumption in the U.S. is booming, but record dairy prices may not be here for the long run.