US stocks drift lower in midday trading; Homebuilders sink on weak confidence survey
You left the office at 7 p.m. last night — and emails were still coming in. After the kids were asleep, you responded to 20 or so. This morning, over coffee, you replied to about 10 more. Still, when you entered your office today, 60 new emails were waiting.
Foreign holdings of US Treasury debt increase in February to record $5.89 trillion
US retail sales jump 1.1 percent in March, best showing in 18 months, led by auto sales
Germany's RWE starts reverse-flow natural gas deliveries to Ukraine
Zebra to spend $3.45 billion on Motorola's enterprise business in significant expansion
Food company Nestle sees sales rise 4.2 percent in Q1 despite weak prices in Europe
Stocks head higher in early trading on Wall Street; Johnson & Johnson gains on earnings
Hot IPO market may face cooler reception as stock swings make investors nervous
Germany's ZEW index of economic confidence falls on worries about impact of Ukraine conflict
Oil falls to near $103 a barrel ahead of meeting in Switzerland over Ukraine crisis
Greek short-term borrowing costs tumble after return to bond market
Boston Globe wins Pulitzer for marathon bombing coverage; stories on US spy programs honored
A San Francisco-based startup company is set to release a device in August that allows pet owners to watch, play and communicate with their pet through the smartphone application Petcube.
Virginia has slipped from the top 10 and Maryland is ranked 34th out of the 50 states for economic growth prospects this year, according to economists who rank states based on standards including low taxes and less regulation.
In Great Lakes region, many Jewish families running short of Passover food staple: whitefish
EU ministers decide to sanction more Russians, but hope talks will end Ukraine crisis
US stocks recover some lost ground after rough week as retail sales, Citi earnings lift market
At a Glance: High-flying tech stocks fall from recent highs
Minnesota joins states boosting minimum wage; rate to reach $9.50 hour by 2016
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