Frank Ahrens

Jobless claims rise to 9-month high

More people filed new claims for unemployment benefits last week than at any time since last November, providing additional evidence that the economic recovery has...

Fed moves to restrict bank execs’ pay

The Federal Reserve joined the Treasury Department on Thursday in imposing new limits on executive pay, extending the government's control over compensation at taxpayer-owned companies...

UAW-GM deal sign of new era

General Motors and the United Auto Workers agreed on a new four-year contract early Wednesday morning, ending a two-day nationwide strike...

Dow Jones owners meet with Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch finally met with the controlling family of Dow Jones on Monday, attempting to woo the wary owners into taking his $5 billion...