NEW YORK (AP) - Stock futures dipped with another European nation sinking into recession, even while a rebound for the U.S. economy continues.
Dow Jones industrial futures are down 3 points to 15,172. The broader S&P futures have lost 0.80 points to 1,647.20. Nasdaq futures are down 0.25 points
MOLINE, Ill. (AP) - Deere & Co. said on Wednesday that bad weather and weak economies will hinder sales growth this year.
The company reported better-than-expected second-quarter earnings and maintained its full-year profit prediction, but the outlook lowered Deere's stock price in
GENEVA (AP) - The Swiss government wants to broaden its anti-corruption laws to make bribery a criminal offense in almost all cases.
The move follows criticism from anti-graft advocates who claim Switzerland doesn't do enough to prevent bribery by businesses and international sports
By PAN PYLAS and SARAH DiLORENZOAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - The recession across the economy of the 17 European Union countries that use the euro extended into its sixth quarter - longer than the calamitous slump that hit the region in the financial crisis of 2008-9.
Eurostat, the EU's
By STEPHEN OHLEMACHERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The FBI is investigating potential civil rights violations at the Internal Revenue Service after the agency acknowledged the agency had singled out conservative groups for extra scrutiny, Attorney General Eric Holder said Wednesday.
By MARY CLARE JALONICKAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The House Agriculture Committee on Wednesday approved a sweeping farm bill that would trim the $80 billion-a-year food stamp program.
The panel rebuffed Democratic efforts to keep the food stamp program whole, as debate on the farm bill
By PAMELA SAMPSONAP Business Writer
BANGKOK (AP) - The price of fell below $94 on Wednesday after Germany, Europe's largest economy, reported anemic growth for the first quarter.
Benchmark oil for June delivery was down 64 cents to $93.57 per barrel at late afternoon Bangkok time in electronic
By SARAH DiLORENZOAP Business Writer
PARIS (AP) - Weak economic data across the eurozone pushed European stocks lower Wednesday, as news hit that the 17-country currency bloc is now in its longest-ever recession.
Europe's economic motor, Germany, returned to growth but still disappointed. Its
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google is expected to use its annual software developers' conference to showcase the latest mobile devices running on its Android software, while also unveiling other features in its evolving product line-up.
The gathering, scheduled
NEW YORK (AP) - The stock market is back in record territory after an upturn in small-company stocks.
A survey released Tuesday by the National Federation of Independent Business found that small business owners were slightly more optimistic in April.
That helped send the Russell 2000 index of