According to a new Siena College research poll, talk of the default and Wall Street’s plunge are worrying shoppers.
Fifty-four percent of New Yorkers say that their personal finances are suffering because of the high prices of gas and food.
Three division titles remain undecided heading into the final week of the NFL season: the AFC South, NFC South and NFC West.
Toys R Us is nearly doubling its work force and hiring 45,000 employees to cope with demand during the holiday season. Just Monday Macy’s said it planned to hire 65,000 seasonal workers.
Americans’ view of the economy turned grimmer in September amid escalating job worries, falling to the lowest point since February.