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The U.S. continues to believe in free trade but wants to re-examine certain agreements and correct some excesses, Treasury Sec. Steven Mnuchin said.
The never-ending quest for the perfect apartment in New York City could be getting that much tougher, new data suggests.
Kashkari said in a statement the Fed should wait on raising rates until it publishes a detailed plan for how and when it will reduce its $4.5 trillion balance sheet.
U.S. factories cranked out more autos, steel and computers in February, the sixth straight monthly increase in manufacturing output.
Interviews with ship builders, unions, and a review of public and internal documents show major obstacles to President Trump's plan.
"There is an ongoing transition in Fed policy. This is a more confident Fed," the chief economic advisor at Allianz tells CNBC.
Minority Whip Steny Hoyer and Budget Committee Chair Diane Black offer differing views of President Trump's new spending proposal.
Sorely needed — and promised — spending on U.S. infrastructure could mean foreign companies take a slice of the pie.
Don't expect mass layoffs in IT even as the world's biggest companies move more of their workload to the cloud, Oracle's Mark Hurd says.
The upshot: Investors may be underestimating how quickly the Fed will move in the future.
Monthly job openings were at 5.6 million on the last business day in January, the Labor Department says.
The budget will strip infrastructure funding from federal agencies to divert funds to a forthcoming executive branch infrastructure plan.
President Trump will ask Congress for dramatic cuts as he seeks to bulk up defense spending, start building a border wall and spend more money deporting immigrants.
U.S. home building jumped in February likely as unseasonably warm weather boosted the construction of single-family houses to near a 9-1/2-year high.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell last week, pointing to a further tightening in the labor market.
“To come in and blatantly eliminate these programs because you're trying to meet a budget number … it’s actually alarming,” one insider says.
President Donald Trump's first crack at the budget, released on Thursday, took "skinny" to a new, anemic level.
Trudeau said the Clinton-era agreement had "led to a lot of great jobs for a whole lot of people on both sides of the border."
The meeting of the 20 most powerful economies' finance ministers in Germany this week is likely to be dominated by talk about whether to commit to free trade.
The U.S. economy is on track to grow at a 0.8 percent annualized pace in the first quarter, following the latest jobs and retail sales data.
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