Consumer spending in June recorded its smallest gain in four months as demand for automobiles softened, suggesting the economy lost some momentum.» Read More
According to GasBuddy, 10 percent of the nation's gas stations are now selling gasoline at less than $3 a gallon.
Guess what? While you were waiting for the Fed to hike rates, monetary policy was already getting tighter, says Ron Insana. Here's why.
Media reports on the Hong Kong protests are focusing on democracy but here's the real issue, says Dan Steinbock.
Economic growth in the East Asia Pacific region will outpace growth in developed nations, according to a World Bank economic update.
New York and California may be the richest states, but when it comes to charity, they're not even among the top 25. A look at who tops the list, and why.
Friday's jobs report was good. But was it really that good? Questions remain over whether the headline rate is still a useful gauge of jobs market health.
It is probably time for the White House to give up on the idea the president will get much credit for the economy, Politico's Ben White says.
The U.S. services sector retreated in September to its lowest level in three months but employment hit a nine-year high.
Friday's jobs report is unlikely to change the Fed's zero-rate policy but it may be bad news for Democrats, a panel of economic analysts told CNBC on Friday.
Job growth bounced back, with the U.S. economy creating 248,000 fresh positions. The unemployment rate fell to 5.9%.
The U.S. Labor Department said Friday that the unemployment rate hit 5.8 percent in October, but does that rate tell the real story?
The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector dipped for a third straight month in September, although the services employment picture improved, a survey showed on Friday.
The Fed's third round of bond buying had a better-than-expected impact on the jobs market, the Fed official said, urging the central bank to move faster on hiking rates.
The world's largest economy's trade deficit narrowed unexpectedly in August, due in large part to a record surge in petroleum exports.
Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan tells CNBC he's concerned about how longer-term rates would react to short-term tightening.
New federal standards for converting medical procedures to codes for insurers is requiring firms to hire more and more medical coders.
The global economy is weaker than was envisioned just six months ago, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Thursday.
The Federal Reserve may go from moving the goal posts to removing them altogether when it comes to setting interest rate expectations.
New orders for U.S. factory goods posted their biggest decline ever in August, clawing back an aircraft-driven jump a month earlier.
The number of jobless claims fell unexpectedly last week, an indication that layoffs may be abating in an uncertain economy.