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Carolinas Lead National Fall in Unemployment Rate

The unemployment rate has fallen fast in the Carolinas. But the decline may not be the good omen

Daily Demand and Supply: Florida Orange Supply Decrease

A citrus disease spread by a tiny insect has devastated Florida's orange crop, which is expected to be the worst in nearly 30 years, and sent juice prices soaring on New York markets. The culprit? The gnat-sized Asian citrus psyllid, which is infecting citrus trees across the Sunshine State with...

Wall Street shuts down for Good Friday

Wall Street is closed for Good Friday, Target is making more of its good available by online subscription, World Wrestling Entertainment takes its tour to Saudi Arabia and more. Jericka Duncan reports on the day's top financial stor...

Obamacare hits insurer UnitedHealth's bottom line

UnitedHealth Group is providing an early signal for how Obamacare is changing the insurance landscape

Liveblogging World War II: April 18, 1944

From World War II Today: H.F. Norman at Kohima: >At 09.30 hours Corporal Judges and his section consisting of Privates Johnson,Thrussel and myself, as well as Corporal Veal’s section, went onto the road to help evacuate the wounded Indians, BORs, walking and stretcher cases. Show More Summary

Could this electric car replace New York's horse-drawn carriages?

Animal rights activists unveiled a vintage electric car that they think could sub for Central Park's iconic horses

The Sluggish Recovery for U.S. Heavy Truck Sales

Just a quick graph... heavy truck sales really collapsed during the recession, falling to a low of 181 thousand in April 2009 on a seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR) from a peak of 555 thousand in February 2006. Sales doubled from the recession low by April 2012 - and have mostly moved sideways since then. Show More Summary

Anti-Discrimination Laws Didn’t Help Older Men Get Back to Work

Tough age-discrimination laws didn’t do much to help older unemployed men find work during and after the recession, according to a recent analysis from the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco. It actually may have hurt them.

General Mills' new legal fine print raises questions

When participating in various online loyalty programs, consumers must agree to clauses that limit their ability to sue

Rudebusch on "Housing Demand"

(April 18, 2014 12:36 PM, by David Henderson) This is another installment in my posts on my visit to the San Francisco Fed on April 9. My talk was in the afternoon, but I always like to see the talks that precede mine so that I can get... (0 COMMENTS)

BLS: No State had 9% Unemployment Rate in March, First time since September 2008

From the BLS: Regional and State Employment and Unemployment SummaryRegional and state unemployment rates were generally little changed in March. Twenty-one states had unemployment rate decreases, 17 states and the District of Columbia had increases, and 12 states had no change, the U.S. Show More Summary

Mazda recalls 109,000 older SUVs for rust problem

Frame can rust and a wheel control arm can separate from it; that could result in a loss of steering control

Vital Signs: Big Manufacturers Are Upbeat About the U.S., but More Worried about the World

Large manufacturers are more confident about the U.S. economy’s future but less so about the global outlook.

Venture investments highest since 2001

Funding for U.S. startup companies soared 57 percent in the first quarter

Major changes underway for China's workers

Some dramatic economic and demographic shifts in the People's Republic have allowed the Chinese work force flex their muscle

It's not too early to apply for that summer job

Survey finds 74 percent of companies that plan to hire summer workers intend to have the hiring done by the end of May

IMF Says South Korea Won Undervalued

The International Monetary Fund said South Korea's won currency could be up to 8% undervalued and urged authorities to refrain from intervening in currency markets.

Walmart Sends Chills Through Money Transfer Business

  Morning Money Memo: Big changes are coming to the money transfer business. Walmart’s announcement that it’s entering the market has left competitors shaking in their boots. The new service will be introduced next week, and Walmart says it will cut fees for customers by...

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