Unemployment Fell In February In 22 States
WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates fell in 22 U.S. states in February from January, a sign that hiring gains are benefiting many parts of the country.
The Labor Department says unemployment rates rose in 12 states and were unchanged in 16...
Oil Drops To Lowest Since February
NEW YORK (AP) — The price of oil has fallen to its lowest level in three months after elections in Europe created uncertainty over the region's plan for recovery.
Benchmark U.S. crude fell by $1.96 to $96.52 per barrel in New York while Brent crude lost 98 cents to $112...
US New-Home Sales Fell In February
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of U.S. new homes fell for a third straight month in February. But prices surged to their highest level in eight months, suggesting builders anticipate more demand in the months ahead.
The Commerce Department says new-home sales fell 1...