Dow average has biggest drop of the year

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It was another wild ride for the stock market as the Dow Jones industrial average had its biggest plunge of the year…

Slower growth for US home prices in August

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U.S. home prices increased in August, yet the pace of these gains continues to slow, helping to improve affordability…

Hilton selling Waldorf Astoria New York for $1.95B

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Hilton Worldwide is selling the Waldorf Astoria New York to Chinese insurance company Anbang Insurance Group Co…

The business of flipping luxury cars

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The market for luxury cars is growing. And it’s not just car dealers who are cashing in on the profits….

Surge of hiring cuts US jobless rate to 5.9%

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U.S. employers added 248,000 jobs in September and helped drive down the unemployment rate to 5.9 percent…

76M households hit by JPMorgan data breach

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New revelations by JPMorgan Chase add to increasing doubts over the security of consumer information…

Bill Gates ranked richest American by Forbes

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Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates topped Forbes’ latest list of the 400 richest Americans for the 21st straight year…

US Home sales holding back in fall

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US Home sales holding back in fall…

Gas prices falling, headed below $3 in much of US

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The price of a gallon of gasoline may soon start with a “2” across much the country…

Wal-Mart to increase holiday hiring by 10%

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Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it plans to hire 60,000 temporary holiday workers for the crucial holiday season…