U.S. exports took a hit from an ailing global economy in August, fueling the largest expansion of America's trade deficit in five months.» Read More
The Obama administration must insist that U.S. trading partners pledge not to manipulate currencies when negotiating trade deals, the Senate Committee on Finance chairman said on Friday.
Economic growth slowed in the fourth quarter as weak business spending and a wider deficit offset the fastest pace of consumer spending since 2006.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest in January accelerated unexpectedly in January, a report showed on Friday.
The corporate "tax holiday" plan to pay for infrastructure projects is supported by Sens. Rand Paul and Barbara Boxer, the Journal says.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen offered an upbeat assessment on the U.S. economy in a meeting with Senate Democrats, according to media reports.
The U.S. economy likely grew at a brisk clip in the fourth quarter as lower gasoline prices buoyed consumer spending.
Analysts are predicting Standard & Poor's 500 companies will see no earnings growth at all in the first quarter of 2015. Here's why.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits plunged, adding to bullish signals on the labor market.
We have our work cut out for us if we want to build a real economy, billionaire Jeff Greene said.
Investment guru Bill Gross projected that the Fed will raise rates this year, but that a cautious approach will ease the pain.
The level of private-sector workers with job-based health care fell faster before Obamacare launched, but 11 million uninsured got covered afterward.
The Fed is expected to show confidence that low inflation and rising risks from abroad have yet to derail the U.S. economic recovery.
Total volume dropped 3.2 percent for the week ending January 23 on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).
The Federal Reserve faces a tough decision on whether or not to raise interest rates because of several factors, one analyst says.
Global policymakers and businessmen ended Davos optimistically, citing the effects of low oil prices and aggressive monetary policy in Europe.
The U.S. manufacturing sector continued to expand in January but at a slightly slower pace than the month before, an industry report showed.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell last week from a seven-month high.
The European Central Bank's bond-buying could change the calculus for the Federal Reserve, Janney Montgomery's Mark Luschini tells CNBC.
U.S. housing starts rose more than expected in December, a hopeful sign for the sluggish housing market recovery.
Mortgage application volume have jumped further, up 14.2 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).