iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The U.S. Labor Department says 10,000 fewer Americans submitted initial filings for unemployment benefits last week. According to the latest data released Thursday, the number of initial unemployment claims for the week ending Jan. 2
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — For the second time this week, turbulance in the Chinese market is causing major drops on Wall Street. Dow futures are down about 400 points ahead of Thursday’s opening bell. Meanwhile, trading in China
(NEW YORK) — Patti LaBelle is bringing out new sweet treats to rock your taste buds.
iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The largest jackpot in U.S. history – an estimated $675 million – is up for grabs in Saturday night’s draw as no one produced the magic combination of: 47, 2, 63, 62, 11 and
Sean Gladwell/Hemera/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — It’s Powerball time again, and another one of the largest drawings in history took place Wednesday night — with an estimated $524 million on the line. As the result of 17 drawings without
ljhimages/iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Macy’s is cutting more than 3,000 employees and closing 40 stores, the company said in a Wednesday press release. Also Wednesday, Macy’s announced that the holiday shopping season had been “challenging,” with sales
JaysonPhotography/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Wednesday was a frustrating day on Wall Street, as all three major indices posted significant losses. The Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted 252.15 to a close of 16905.51 Wednesday. The index had been down
Photo by Chesnot/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Facebook acquired Oculus for $2 billion — and now the social network’s big bet on virtual reality is finally coming to fruition as pre-orders begin Wednesday for Oculus Rift consumer headsets.
iStock/Thinsktock(REDMOND, Wash.) — Microsoft has begun slowly killing off Internet Explorer. The tech giant is now phasing out the Internet browser, announcing that as of Tuesday, Jan. 12, Microsoft will no longer support Internet Explorer 8, 9
iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Federal authorities have opened a criminal investigation of Chipotle Mexican Grill after a norovirus outbreak in California that led to at least 234 people being sickened, according to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing.