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On Tuesday, President Trump said the Fed is his 'biggest threat,' but top Fed officials are brushing off the criticism, according to minutes of their September policy meeting.

  • Oct 17, 2018

On Tuesday, U.S. Trade Representative Robert E. Lighthizer sent Congress three letters to formally launch trade negotiations with the European Union, Britain and Japan.

  • Oct 16, 2018

The United States had 7,136,000 million job openings in August and 6,234,000 unemployed people.

  • Oct 16, 2018

Companies that receive a waiver from the Trump administration will now be able to process 175 birds per minute, up from 140 now.

  • Oct 16, 2018

Numerous forecasters have downgraded their expectations for growth next year.

  • Oct 11, 2018

President Trump is stepping up blame on the Federal Reserve as concern grows the economy could be slowing.

  • Oct 11, 2018

On Tuesday, a top Amazon executive assured Sen. Bernie Sanders that "total compensation" will rise for all U.S. hourly workers after Nov. 1.

  • Oct 10, 2018

'The world will be a poorer and more dangerous place' without trade and multi-lateralism, the IMF warned.

  • Oct 8, 2018

It’s far better than entry-level retail pay but still less than a typical warehouse worker’s wage. 

  • Oct 5, 2018

China accused President Trump of launching the “largest trade war in economic history.” That's not true. The 1930s (among others) were worse.

  • Jul 9, 2018
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