Conservative Koch network denounces Trump's tariffs: 'Trade wars hurt everyone' President Donald Trump’s decision to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum goods from the Canada, Mexico and the European Union is already under siege from […]
Here's the 'real solution' to the trade war that will make China 'play by the rules' President Donald Trump has done more for manufacturing workers than any president in recent history, and now he has […]
US consumer spending records biggest gain in five months U.S. consumer spending increased more than expected in April, a further sign that economic growth was regaining momentum early in the second quarter, while inflation continued […]
US weekly jobless claims total 221,000, vs 228,000 expected First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 228,000 in the most recent week, down from the 234,000 claims reported for the previous week. […]
Planned job cuts slow in May as retail continues to lead this year Companies announced plans to cut 31,517 jobs in May, a 13 percent decrease from April, a private survey reported Thursday.
US factories shift into 'higher gear' despite trade worries, Fed says U.S. factories ramped up production in late April and early May despite the risk of a global trade war, but soft consumer spending kept […]
$1 a day for college? Walmart unveils a new employee perk in bid to snag workers Walmart hopes that helping send its workers back to college will keep them with the company.
Banks temper expectations for the first 'Volcker Rule' rewrite U.S. regulators are set to rewrite rules reining in banks’ risky trading behavior, making changes that will cut compliance costs but stopping far short of allowing […]
US first-quarter growth revised down to 2.2% U.S. economic growth slowed slightly more than initially thought in the first quarter amid downward revisions to inventory investment and consumer spending, but income tax cuts are likely […]