WASHINGTON | US mortgage rates fall: 30-year at 4.81 percent

WASHINGTON — U.S. long-term mortgage rates recorded the biggest drop in nearly four years this week,…

BANGKOK | Asia shares skid, Tokyo down 3.6 pct, after rout on Wall St

BANGKOK — Shares tumbled in Asia on Thursday, led by declines in semiconductor makers and other…

WASHINGTON | US home sales fell in September to slowest pace in 3 years

WASHINGTON — U.S. home sales fell for the sixth straight month in September, a sign that…

NEW YORK | US stocks slip lower in wobbly trading, but losses ease

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks are mostly lower in unsteady trading one day after their biggest…

NEW YORK | US stocks turn higher after report shows modest inflation

NEW YORK— U.S. stocks are slightly higher in unsteady trading one day after their biggest drop…

NEW YORK | Rising interest rates send stocks tumbling; tech plunges

NEW YORK — Global stocks are falling Thursday as interest rates in the U.S. continue to…

WASHINGTON | US construction spending down 1.7 percent in March, with biggest drop in home building in 9 years

WASHINGTON (AP) — US construction spending down 1.7 percent in March, with biggest drop in home…