In this Tuesday, July 1, 2014, file photo, trader Peter Tuchman jokes with a handmade "Dow 17,000" cap as he works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Five full years after a devastating recession officially ended, the economy is finally showing the vigor that Americans have long awaited. In June 2014, employers added 288,000 jobs, reducing the unemployment rate to 6.1 percent, the lowest since September 2008. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — How does the U.S. economy do it?

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,