A new report by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration is unlikely to improve the picture. This latest watchdog report covers the payment of performance bonuses to IRS employees as well as various other incentives and award payments.
(Adds earnings detail). April 23 (Reuters) - Rising jet production helped Boeing Co post a 14 percent rise in adjusted net profit in the first quarter, beating estimates, and the company notched up its full-year forecast.
Delta Air Lines Inc. (DAL:US) topped analysts' first-quarter profit estimates as increased passenger traffic, higher fares and lower fuel prices trumped winter storms that forced the carrier to ground more than 17,000 flights.
BEIJING: China's factory activity shrank for the fourth straight month in April, signalling economic weakness into the second quarter, a preliminary survey showed on Wednesday, although the pace of decline eased helped by policy steps to arrest the ...
It may seem counterintuitive, but fast-rising home values are the biggest negative in today's housing recovery. After an epic plunge in prices following the financial crisis, the thought was that rising home prices were a sign that all would be well again soon.
Greek Deputy Finance Minister Christos Staikouras leaves a press conference in Athens, on Wednesday, April 23, 2014. Greece has reached a major financial milestone that its creditors demanded as a precondition for being granted more debt relief, the ...
BRUSSELS - (AP) -- Official figures show that governments across the 28-country European Union recorded lower budget deficits in 2013 amid lower spending and an economic recovery that shored up revenues.
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - American progressives continue to celebrate Thomas Piketty's new book on capitalism, which says that under present trends the inequality in society will grow inexorably with negative implications for growth and prosperity.
(04-22) 18:48 PDT SAN FRANCISCO -- LinkedIn has leased a 26-story South of Market skyscraper, the latest in a string of big real estate wins for San Francisco and another example of Silicon Valley's migration north into the city, officials said Tuesday.
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