SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Federal Trade Commission calls its settlement announced today with Intel as a victory for consumers who have overpaid for computer chips for a decade. Howe..
MIAMI (AP) - South Florida is seeing a surge in home sales. Realtors reported a 40.5 percent increase in pending home sales in Miami-Dade County last month over the same time last ..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - U.S. Commerce Secretary Gary Locke is heading to the Kennedy Space Center to meet with workers who are losing their jobs because the space shuttle progr..
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Job prospects are looking just a little brighter. The service sector, which makes up 80 percent of the economy, grew for the..
NEW YORK (AP) - Worried about the stalling economic recovery, Americans remained reluctant to spend at stores in July, especiallyon pricier items like jewelry, though they let go o..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) â€” BP claimed a key milestone Wednesday in a drive to permanently plug its blown-out oil well, upbeat news that dovetailed with a federal rep..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) â€” The federal official in charge of the Gulf oil spill says he has approved BP's plan to pump cement down the throat of the blown-out Gulf o..
NEW ORLEANS (AP) â€” BP officials say they plan to begin forcing cement down the blown-out Gulf oil well in the next day. The announcement came ..
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Makers of X-ray machines, drug pumps and other medical devices would have to submit more safety information to win federal approval under a..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Countrywide Financial Corp. agreed to pay $600 million to settle shareholder lawsuits in the largest payout so far from the mortgage meltdown.U.S. District Judge..
ON THE GULF OF MEXICO (AP) â€” A leader of the operation to plug up the blown-out oil well at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico says the process is going well. ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - The number of buyers who signed contracts to purchase homes dropped in June, as the weak economy and tight lending standards kept consumers away from the housing ..
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” The Obama administration hopes to lift a freeze on deepwater drilling well before its scheduled Nov. 30 expiration date, the nation's top d..
DETROIT (AP) â€” Summer promotions and easier credit lured shoppers back to car buying last month, a relief to an industry worried about June's sales slowdown...
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” American shoppers are being careful about how much they spend, and that's making businesses cautious about hiring. For the e..
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Former shareholders of fallen mortgage giant Countrywide Financial Corp. are in line to recoup a fraction of their investments now that a L..
Relief Wells to be Completed as Planned, But Well Could Be Stopped With Lines Running From Ship
Audio Equipment Co. Founder Will Buy Magazine from Washington Post; Magazine\'s Top Editor Jon Meacham to Step Down
Fliers this summer have witnessed increased ticket prices and fees, with few bargains. CBS News travel editor Peter Greenburg reports that this has led to soaring profits for the airline industry.
While Customers May Be Unhappy With Soaring Fares, Airlines Are Enjoying Big Windfall