The U.S. economy created just 151,000 jobs in January amid multiple other signs that growth is slowing, though the unemployment rate fell to 4.9 percent.» Read More
As NY moves to raise the minimum wage for fast-food workers to $15 an hour, the focus is on governors that have similar power to raise pay.
New York moved to raise the minimum wage for fast-food workers to $15 an hour by the end of 2018 in New York City and by mid-2021 in the rest of the state.
An indicator of U.S. economic activity jumped in June, widely surpassing analyst expectations and suggesting a stronger economic outlook.
U.S. employers are finding it increasingly difficult to find skilled workers, suggesting upward pressure on wage growth down the road.
Call it groundhog week. Mortgage application volume barely moved at all, according to the MBA, although volume is better than a year ago.
An index of architecture billings rose to its highest level in eight years in June. What that tells us about future development.
Free or cheap college is appealing for a number of reasons, but is it the best plan? Some have their doubts.
New tech startups are leveraging the power of your social network to return insurance back to its communal risk sharing origins.
Stocks look primed to make fresh all-time highs in the week ahead. That doesn't mean that they're in a bubble.
As Apple gears up to report earnings, Oppenheimer’s Ari Wald says the charts are pointing towards a breakout to new all-time highs.
Here's the real reason why the Federal Reserve wants to tighten monetary policy, Jim Bianco said.
Consumer prices rose in June as the cost of gas and other goods increased, signs of inflation that strengthen the case for an rate hike this year.
U.S. consumer sentiment fell in early July and missed expectations, according to a report released on Friday.
U.S. housing starts rebounded strongly in June and building permits surged to a near eight-year high.
Rep. Sean Duffy accuses the Federal Reserve and Janet Yellen of willfully quashing a congressional leak probe.
The number of Americans filing new applications for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, pointing to a solid labor market.
Manufacturing conditions in the region improved slightly in July, but well below economists' expectations, the Philly Fed said.
Single-family home builders are feeling better about business. A monthly sentiment index came in at the highest level in July since November, 2005.
Republican Sen. Pat Toomey said it's time to end the Federal Reserve's "subjective" moving of the goal post on interest rates.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says the Fed remains on track to raise rates this year—as long as the economy evolves as expected.