May 24: The 79 tornadoes that hit over three days in 10 states caused billions in losses, with most of damage concentrated in Moore, Oklahoma. More
First-time claims for unemployment benefits fell last week, signaling the job market may have improved in May.
Business activity in the eurozone declined at a slower pace in May but surveys published Thursday suggest the region's longest recession will extend into another quarter.
Fears of a slowdown in global growth were reinforced Thursday as a preliminary report on China's manufacturing in May showed activity contracted for the first time in seven months.
Banking analyst Meredith Whitney says that conservative-leaning 'fly-over' states are attracting more jobs than tax-heavy states like California.
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Some 114,000 federal employees are getting four days off, including one unpaid furlough day. Friday is the first of several agency wide furlough days. Some 114,000 federal employees will be at home Friday without pay.
Home sales and home prices continue to show strength of housing recovery in latest reading.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke warns of risks of raising interest rates too soon, reiterates that Congress needs to do more to help economy.
European leaders took the fight to tax cheats Wednesday with a pledge to share bank account data across the EU and accelerate initiatives to tackle abuse by companies.
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