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  • US records $71 billion budget surplus in June

    | 07/11/14 02:27 PM

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government ran a monthly budget surplus in June, putting it on course to record the lowest annual deficit since 2008. The Treasury Department said Friday that its...
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  • Stocks little changed, on track for weekly loss

    | 07/11/14 01:56 PM

    NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were little changed Friday as investors assessed corporate news. The stock market is headed for its biggest weekly loss since April after ending the previous week at a...
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  • Wells Fargo profit edges up 3 percent in quarter

    | 07/11/14 12:13 PM

    NEW YORK (AP) — A stable housing market and fewer bad loans helped lift Wells Fargo's quarterly profit 3 percent. The country's largest mortgage lender said Friday that net income rose to $5.42...
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