ATLANTA -- Gov. Nathan Deal's choice to head the Department of Human Services would take over an agency that has been under considerable pressure in recent years.
WASHINGTON - A weak U.S. economy pulled down consumer sentiment in May.
The company had planned all along to end the cup messages on Sunday and continue the campaign more broadly, Starbucks spokesman Jim Olson said, adding that the move had nothing to do with the criticism the plan received.
AIKEN, S.C. - Larry W. McCormack, age 77, passed away at his home on Monday, March 16, 2015. He was born on October 1, 1937, in Butler, PA, to his parents, Kenneth and Ronalda McCormack, who moved to Toledo, Ohio, where Larry grew up. He was a
Consumer confidence slides after big January gain but remains above pre-recession levels.
US consumer spending falls 0.3 percent in December, but personal incomes rise.
US economy slowed to 2.6 percent annual growth in Q4, but consumer spending is fastest since 2006.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Jim Harbaugh isn't budging, even if his new broken tooth offers a symbolic glimpse into the story of his disappointing year.
WASHINGTON - U.S. consumers and businesses spent cautiously last month, a sign that strong growth during the spring and summer might decelerate in the final three months of the year.
NEW YORK - The sight is so surprising that Americans are sharing photos of it, along with all those cute Halloween costumes, sweeping vistas and special meals: The gas station sign, with a price of $2-something a gallon.