WASHINGTON (AP) - A plunge in mortgage rates is giving homeowners a rare opportunity to lock in a 15-year fixed-rate loanfor less than 4 percent. Rates haven't dipped this lo..
CHICAGO (AP) â€” President Barack Obama says he is confident the nation will not suffer the "double dip" of back-to-back recessions. The rebound..
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Fannie Mae is asking for less money from the government, a sign that the cost to taxpayers for bailing out the mortgage giant could be bill..
NEW YORK (AP) â€” Americans may be fond of the Web, but they are still in love with their TV sets â€” and so are the advertisers who want to reach them. ..
CHICAGO (AP) â€” Grains futures climbed Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for September delivery surged 60 cents to $7.8575 a bushel..
DETROIT (AP) - General Motors says its dealership network will be 25 percent smaller than a year ago after completing talks with dealers who fought to stay in its network.GM says i..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - If you've got a long list of back to school clothes and supplies to buy, you may want to wait just a few days longer.Florida's back to school sales tax holiday i..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Postal Service was $3.5 billion in the red for the third quarter and may not be able to make a required payment for future retiree health benefits, the agency..
ATLANTA (AP) â€” A government panel is recommending doctors steer clear of giving one brand of flu vaccine to young children this year because of convulsions a..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) â€” The government's point man on the Gulf oil spill response says it could take at least a day for the cement being pumped in the blown well ..
CHICAGO (AP) â€” With a Ford Motor Co. assembly plant as the setting, President Barack Obama is arguing anew that his politically risky decision to bail out th..
CHICAGO (AP) â€” President Barack Obama is crediting his politically risky bailout of the the U.S car companies with turning around an "industry on the brink."..
NEW YORK (AP) â€” Deep discounts on summer leftovers and hot weather drove shoppers into malls in July, but they remained choosy, resulting in only overall mod..
NEW YORK (AP) â€” Florida real estate developer St. Joe Co. is suing Halliburton Co. over its role in the rig explosion that led to the massive oil spill in th..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) â€” BP says engineers have finished plugging the blown-out Gulf of Mexico well with cement in their effort to permanently seal it. ..
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Legislation long sought by Democrats to prevent layoffs of tens of thousands of teachers, police and other public workers has passed the Se..
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Congress is moving rapidly just weeks before the start of the school year to speed billions of dollars in emergency education aid to states..
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” The annual checkup of the government's big benefit programs for the elderly show that the Obama administration's sweeping health care overh..
The following recalls have been announced: â€” OptimusÂ Inc., doing business as Marky's of Miami, is recalling select packages of three Italia..
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) â€” Federal prosecutors have charged a California woman and Florida man with helping at least three people build false credit histories t..