US economy expands at 3.6 percent rate in Q3 but business stockpiles drive half of the growth
Average US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 4.46 pct.; 15-year rate up to 3.47 pct.
Stocks head for a fifth straight loss on Wall Street; Retailers drop on weak results
British finance minister revises up growth forecasts and predicts a surplus by decade's end
Railroads say they'll offer health care benefits to same-sex spouses, 1 day after lawsuit
The government's monthly report on employment can cause big swings in financial markets
Delta Air Lines passenger jet makes emergency landing in Madrid just after takeoff
Obama declares income inequality a 'defining challenge of our time'
US factory orders drop 0.9 percent in October on fewer orders for aircrafts and computers
US jobless claims tumble 23,000 to 298,000, sign that companies are laying off fewer workers
Central bank for euro currency union keeps rates on hold despite weak recovery
Kroger 3rd-quarter profit matches Wall Street expectations; sticks to its outlook for the year
Stocks are mostly lower on Wall Street in early trading as retailers report weak results
GM's Chevrolet to largely withdraw from Europe as company focuses more strongly on Opel
Hundreds of broadcasters from across the country attended a retirement sendoff for WTOP vice president of news and programming Jim Farley at the Newseum Wednesday night.
Oil edges higher above $97 a barrel on US stockpile drop but Mideast supply outlook caps gains
US futures are mixed as retailers post lackluster sales; US reports on jobs, factory orders
Pepco seeks $43.3 million rate increase in Prince George's, Montgomery counties
Ratings agency Moody's upgrades Spanish outlook as country's debt woes ease
Bailed-out Cyprus says first privatization of state-owned company to take place in 2 years