Economy

Fed survey finds solid growth and rising wages

Jan 17, 2018

Fed says latest survey finds solid growth nationwide and growing signs of wage gains

Trump claims credit for what is still mostly Obama's economy

Jan 17, 2018

One year later, Trump claims credit for what is still mostly Obama's economy

Apple says it will build a second corporate campus, hire 20,000 workers in $350 billion, 5-year commitment to US economy

Jan 17, 2018

Apple says it will build a second corporate campus, hire 20,000 workers in $350 billion, 5-year commitment to US economy

Kucinich frames Ohio governor bid around 'We the People'

Jan 17, 2018

Former U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich is running for Ohio governor, and he says he would muster state resources to fight poverty and violence, boost arts and education and expand economic opportunity

New eurozone chief urges speed in strengthening euro

Jan 17, 2018

The eurozone finance ministers' new leader says Europe needs to use a "unique window of opportunity" in the coming months to strengthen the continent's common currency

US homebuilder sentiment slips; outlook remains positive

Jan 17, 2018

U.S. homebuilders are feeling slightly less optimistic about their sales prospects, even as their overall outlook remains favorable

US industrial production rose 0.9 percent in December

Jan 17, 2018

US industrial production climbed 0.9 percent in December on utility surge

Conflict among world powers a growing concern, experts say

Jan 17, 2018

The World Economic Forum says a new survey found more than nine in 10 experts are expressing concerns about worsening economic or political confrontation between world powers in 2018

Saudi Arabia to transfer $2 billion after urgent Yemen plea

Jan 17, 2018

Saudi Arabia to transfer $2 billion to Yemen following appeal to save the local currency from 'complete collapse'

Global stocks slip as investors digest US bank earnings

Jan 17, 2018

Global stock markets are mostly down as investors digest big losses at major U.S. banks, while bitcoin also dropped amid fears of greater regulation

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