By By PHILIP ELLIOTTAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Paul Ryan and Marco Rubio, two potential 2016 presidential candidates, laid out policy prescriptions for their Republican Party on Tuesday night, nudging a party still smarting from Mitt Romney's loss to President Barack Obama to reach out
By By The Associated Press
SPENDING RISES: U.S. builders increased their spending on construction projects 1.4 percent in October, the biggest increase since May.
HOMES DRIVE GAINS: Spending on housing construction jumped 3 percent to drive the overall gain.