Posted: 10/29/2013 - Stocks are opening higher as the Federal Reserve begins a two-day meeting where policymakers are expected to extend an aggressive economic stimulus program.
Posted: 10/16/2013 - Stocks are surging on Wall Street as Washington closes in on a deal to avoid a default by the U.S. government.
Updated: 10/14/2013 - If you're looking for a Columbus Day shopping deal, you won't have to look far. Gas prices are among the lowest in the country.
Posted: 10/14/2013 - U.S. futures are down sharply as the nation heads into the third week of a partial government shutdown.
Updated: 10/10/2013 - The stock market is closing sharply higher as Washington moves closer to avoiding a default on the U.S. government's debt.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - The financially struggling Postal Service is seeking a 3-cent increase in the cost of mailing a letter -- and that would raise the price of a first-class stamp to 49 cents.
Posted: 09/19/2013 - Officials with the South Carolina Education Lottery say a $400 million winning ticket in the latest Powerball drawing was sold in Lexington in central South Carolina.
Posted: 09/18/2013 - The stock market hit a record high Wednesday after the Federal Reserve's surprise decision to keep its economic stimulus in place.
Posted: 09/18/2013 - In a surprise, the Federal Reserve has decided against reducing its stimulus for the U.S. economy because its outlook for growth has dimmed in the past three months.
Updated: 09/15/2013 - Lawrence Summers, who served as Treasury Secretary under the Clinton Administration, was facing opposition from both Democrats and Republicans.
Posted: 09/14/2013 - Grand Vitara SUVs from the 2006 through 2011 model years and SX4 small cars from the 2007 through 2011 model years are involved.
Updated: 09/10/2013 - Apple says it will release two new iPhone designs later this year -- one that comes in five colors and one that can read a fingerprint.
Posted: 09/10/2013 - The barometer of America's stock market -- the Dow Jones industrial average -- is getting a makeover.
Updated: 09/04/2013 - Kansas officials say the state will join several others in letting a federal waiver that allows an estimated 20,000 Kansans to receive food assistance without keeping a job expire.
Posted: 09/03/2013 - Stock futures are sharply higher ahead of the first trading day since President Barack Obama announced that he would seek congressional approval for a military strike in Syria.
Posted: 08/28/2013 - The government's consumer advocate says more than 33 million workers qualify to have their student loans forgiven because they work at schools and hospitals, in military and police uniforms.
Posted: 08/26/2013 - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has filed a $40 million civil suit against Donald Trump, accusing "The Apprentice" TV star of defrauding thousands of people through Trump University by selling expensive iseminars based on false promises.