Consumers hit retail stores to give economy boost

Consumers are giving a modest lift to the economy…

For Obama, a day of heavy diplomacy in Hawaii

Courting help from Asian powers, President Barack Obama on Saturday sought to improve the beleaguered American jobs outlook with an eye toward next year’s election…

Ed Lee thanks Chinese voters

Two days after the San Francisco’s municipal elections, Ed Lee is still in the lead…

China’s inflation falls on lower food cost rise

China’s stubbornly high inflation fell in October…

Employers post most jobs in 3 years

Employers advertised more jobs in September than at any other point in the past three years…

Wealth gap between young and old has widened

The wealth gap between older and younger Americans has widened dramatically, according to a study done by the Pew Research Center…..

Job fair in Sillicon Valley

30 research organizations and high tech companies are coming together to seek highly qualified people to hire…

Fed foresees far weaker growth

Fed foresees much weaker growth and higher unemployment than it had in June…

BofA backs down on $5 debit card fee

Bank of America Corp. is scrapping its plan to charge a $5 monthly fee for debit card purchases…

China confident Europe can solve its debt mess

China remains confident Europe can solve its crippling debt crisis…