U.S. businesses added 154,000 jobs in September, the slowest pace of hiring since April, a private survey found. Payroll processor ADP says manufacturers cut jobs for the eighth straight month and professional and business services,
Asian stock markets were mostly lower on Wednesday as comments from Federal Reserve officials strengthened expectations of a rate hike by the Fed within this year. KEEPING SCORE: Helped by a weaker yen, Japan’s Nikkei
Federal regulators announced new rules Wednesday governing the quickly growing prepaid debit card industry, an effort more than two years in the making which should bring basic account protections to its customers, who are often
___ Google gets aggressive with new phones, other gadgets SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google launched an aggressive challenge to consumer electronics giants like Apple and Samsung on Tuesday, introducing a new line of smartphones called
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday: Darden Restaurants Inc., up 36 cents to $61.72 The parent of Olive Garden raised its full-year profit forecast after reporting results that were better than analysts expected.