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Business Ruling could ease way for unionizing at fast-food chains Ruling could ease way for unionizing at fast-food chains
It could be easier for unions to bargain for better pay and working conditions on behalf of millions of workers at McDonald's, Burger King and other fast-food chains after a National Labor Relations Board ruling on Thursday.
Business The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy in coming months despite global headwinds.
Business U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy in coming months despite global headwinds.
Business Trump vows never to eat Oreos again, citing move to Mexico Trump vows never to eat Oreos again, citing move to Mexico
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump repeated his claim Tuesday evening that he would stop eating Oreos, citing the cookie maker's decision to close a plant in Chicago and move it to Mexico.
Business Despite stock fall, financial health of many is still solid Despite stock fall, financial health of many is still solid
Many Americans have just absorbed a financial beating - at least as measured by their stock holdings. It's the kind of blow that can feed a sense of helplessness about retirement, college savings and higher-than-expected bills.
Business Airfare deals pop up as airlines wage limited fare wars Airfare deals pop up as airlines wage limited fare wars
Don't expect widespread sales or cheap flights home for Thanksgiving. But a number of cities are seeing ridiculously low prices at off-peak hours - prices the industry has spent the years trying to eliminate.
Business Analysts lower 2015 budget deficit forecast to $426 billion Analysts lower 2015 budget deficit forecast to $426 billion
Providing political ammunition to both parties, Congress' official budget analyst projected Tuesday that this year's federal deficit will drop to $426 billion, the lowest shortfall of Barack Obama's presidency.
Business Best Buy's quarterly performance beats analysts' expectations Best Buy's quarterly performance beats analysts' expectations
Best Buy's turnaround is charging ahead. The nation's largest consumer electronics chain posted fiscal second-quarter results that handily beat analysts' estimates as shoppers picked up major appliances, large screen televisions and mobile phones.
Business Teens are shopping more like their parents Teens are shopping more like their parents
Teens are shopping like their parents during the back-to-school season, and that's putting a lot of pressure on retailers to change the way they market to them.
Business Why stocks are tumbling 6 years into the bull market Why stocks are tumbling 6 years into the bull market
For years, investors in U.S. stocks shrugged off threats - a government shutdown, fear of a euro collapse, a near U.S. debt default - and just kept on buying. At the sixth anniversary of the bull market in March, the Standard and Poor's 500 index had more than tripled in value.
Business Greek opposition tries to form government but election looms Greek opposition tries to form government but election looms
Greece's president asked the main opposition party Friday to try to form a new government, a day after Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras resigned and called an early election next month to deal with a governing party rebellion over Greece's third bailout deal.