Oil prices extended a rally to above $66 a barrel Friday to hit a fresh six-month high, after the U.S. reported a fall in oil inventories and further signs of an improving economy.
Clothing maker Levi Strauss & Co. on Thursday said it would hire Yahoo Inc.'s Blake Jorgensen.
Microsoft Corp. is rolling out a redesigned search site.
Twelve years ago, Sonia Sotomayor went before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on her nomination to the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan, only to face a surprise grilling.
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General Motors Corp. said Thursday a committee of bondholders has agreed to a sweetened deal proposed by the U.S. government to erase the automaker's unsecured debt in exchange for company stock.
The tally of newly laid-off people requesting jobless benefits fell last week, the government said Thursday, a sign that companies are cutting fewer workers.
Demand for big-ticket manufactured goods soared by the largest amount in 16 months in April, the second increase in the past three months.
Judge Sonia Sotomayor has an up-by-the-bootstraps background, an elite education and a mixed reputation among the lawyers who appear before her.