NEW YORK (AP) - Stock futures slid Thursday as prospects for a budget deal and a stream of healthy economic news upped the odds that the U.S. will begin weaning the economy off of its aggressive monetary policies.
Dow Jones industrial futures are down 21 points to 15,815. S&P futures have lost
NEW YORK (AP) - Shares of Lululemon fell in premarket trading after the upscale yoga clothing maker said it expects a key sales figure to be flat in the next quarter and trimmed its outlook for the year.
The weak forecast comes as Lululemon Athletica Inc. looks to bounce back from a series of
WASHINGTON (AP) - The co-architect of a new budget deal in Congress concedes the political accommodation is modest, but says it moves a fiscally challenged government "in the right direction."
Republican Rep. Paul Ryan tells "CBS This Morning" the deal he brokered with Democratic Sen. Patty Murray
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A labor group monitoring three Chinese factories that make iPhones and other Apple products says once-oppressive working conditions have steadily improved in the last 18 months, but more must be done to reduce the amount of overtime that employees work.
The audit released
By SAMEER N. YACOUBAssociated Press
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraqi government has signed a $ 1.1 billion deal with a South Korean company to buy 24 multi-role light fighters to boost its defense capabilities.
The agreement to buy the T-50IQ aircraft was inked on Thursday during a ceremony held in Baghdad,
By JONATHAN FAHEYAP Energy Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Exxon Mobil says the drive for higher living standards around the world will keep demand for electricity and transportation fuels growing even as economies get more efficient and governments put a price on pollution.
The company's annual long-
By PAN PYLASAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Industrial output across the 17 countries that use the euro slumped by a monthly rate of 1.1 percent in October, official figures showed Thursday in the latest sign that the region's recovery from recession is failing to gather momentum.
By ELAINE KURTENBACHAP Business Writer
TOKYO (AP) - Japan's Cabinet approved billions of dollars of stimulus spending in a supplementary budget meant to perk up a faltering economic recovery and cushion the impact of a sales tax hike next April.
The 5.5 trillion yen ($53 billion) in
LONDON (AP) - Co-operative Group, the British mutual, has appointed a former Treasury minister to oversee a review of governance at its banking unit, whose former chairman resigned amid allegations of drug use.
Paul Myners, whose previous jobs include being chairman of The Guardian Media Group,
By JOHN HEILPRINAssociated Press
GENEVA (AP) - The global airline industry expects its profits to jump to a record high next year, helped by falling jet fuel prices, rising travel demand and cost-cutting.
The International Air Transport Association said Thursday it forecasts a profit of $19.7
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Emergency crews on the south hill were called to a car crash late Wednesday night.
Police say around 11:00pm a man was driving his SUV westbound on 37th when he went through the stop sign at Perry, hit a brick landscaping
The Grant County Sheriff's Office found a man outside of Moses Lake in the 2800 block of Road 5 NE Wednesday morning with a gunshot wound.
In a press release, the Sheriff's Office says the man was immediately airlifted to a hospital and is in critical condition. The Sheriff's
Jihawg Ammo is becoming famous for their pork-infused bullet, which has caused controversy due to questions of religious intolerance and bigotry.
Jihawg Ammo gained national attention over the summer as media outlets around the country discovered the controversial bullet manufacturer.