During the first seven months of 2015, construction spending is running 9.3% above last year's pace.
Companies should be required to disclose how they use corporate resources for political activities, say the lawmakers.
The legendary investor appears to be betting that the refiner will continue benefiting from lower oil prices.
The acquisition of family-controlled Blyth adds to investment firm Carlyle's middle-market portfolio.
Amid China's slowing economy, the country's largest banks are suffering from bad loans and tightening margins.
Economic volatility and prevalent M&A help seal ZBB's evolution into an ongoing process.
A new survey says indecision over a bill to extend more than 50 tax breaks is contributing to CFOs' uncertainty about growth.
The size of the upward revision surprised economists and suggests the U.S. economy had some momentum entering the third quarter.
The 2.2% increase is the biggest since June 2014 and may help convince the Fed to go ahead with an interest rate hike this year.
A new survey forecasts worldwide PC shipments will fall 8.7% this year and suffer a further decline in 2016.