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The interest rate pendulum has swung in favor of homeowners again.
The Federal Reserve’s policy-setting committee meets next week and investors will once again be looking for clues as to the timing and trajectory of interest rate hikes.
U.S. stocks closed with solid gains Friday, handing the S&P 500 its largest weekly advance of 2014.
A Google executive has broken the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the southern New Mexico desert after taking a leap from the edge of space.
U.S. stocks rose to fresh session highs in Friday's last half hour of trading, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average last up 128 points or 0.8%.
Sometimes a little fear is healthy for stock investors.
A senior Obama administration official says the "safety culture" of the federal agency that oversees auto recalls is being reviewed.
A group of striking FairPoint workers is picketing a meeting of Colby College's trustees, saying one of them has the power to force the telephone company to return to the bargaining table.
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation on Friday announced it will privatize 558 bridges, selecting a partnership's $899 million proposal to replace and maintain the spans.
Positive quarterly earnings reports continued to rally the US equity markets with results from Dow components Microsoft and Procter & Gamble further boosting the benchmark indexes. New Home Sales came in slightly below economist expectations but remained at six-year highs fueling investor optimism.
Certain models of Arctic Cat's all-terrain vehicles are being recalled because a component failure can cause a loss of control.
More than a dozen U.S. oil producers have joined to lobby the federal government to reverse the 40-year-old ban on U.S. crude exports.
The ECB's president warned divided euro zone leaders on Friday they risked "a relapse into recession" if they failed to press ahead with structural economic reforms.
The Canadian auto workers union says Canada has lost to Mexico in a bid to build engines for Ford Motor Co.
The only company that sold health insurance under the federal health care overhaul law in New Hampshire this year says its average customer will see no increase in premiums in 2015.
Three people have been taken to a hospital following a shooting at a high school in Marysville, Wash., about an hour north of Seattle Friday, according to a television report.
The union that represents about 350 University of Vermont service workers has ratified a new contract.
U.S. stocks traded near their session highs in midafternoon action Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average gaining by triple digits.
A spokeswoman for the company that owns nuclear plants in Vermont, Massachusetts and New York says it will respond to any new requirements federal regulators might seek after a complaint by anti-nuclear groups.
The Pittsburgh restaurant that stuffs its sandwiches with French fries and coleslaw will be stuffing those fixins in the mail.