Economic growth slowed in the fourth quarter as weak business spending and a wider deficit offset the fastest pace of consumer spending since 2006.» Read More
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest slowed more than expected in December, a report showed on Wednesday.
The United States is back, and ready to drive global growth in 2015.
Next year is shaping up to be one of those rare times when strong economic growth is accompanied by low interest rates, the perfect mix for housing.
The 2015 wage hikes in 21 states will boost the hourly wage of 2.4 million workers, reports USA Today.
After a long, dismal stretch last winter that sent it in reverse, the U.S. economy bounced back sharply in 2014.
Washington state's minimum wage will rise to the highest in the nation on Jan. 1.
High-cost, short-term car title loans are leading people to take out risky lines of credit.
Whlie falling oil prices are helping the U.S. economy, job prospects in the oil patch aren't so bright.
U.S. consumer sentiment jumped to its highest level in nearly eight years on cheaper gasoline and better job and wage prospects, a survey showed.
The U.S. economy grew at its quickest pace in 11 years in the third quarter, but a separate reading on U.S. factory orders slumped in November.
It hasn’t been a great month for Sony Pictures, but December is turning out to be another solid month for Hollywood.
If the housing crisis was a horror show, then brace yourself: Here comes the sequel, says Brandy King-Cutler of American Financing.
In a stinging rebuke, the Minneapolis Fed president said the Fed should make clear it was willing to do QE again if needed.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.
The U.S. services sector expanded in December at its slowest rate since February as growth in employment and new business slowed.
U.S. consumer prices recorded their biggest drop in nearly six years in November as gasoline prices tumbled.
Mortgage rates dropped last week to their lowest level since May 2013, but home buyers are not reacting to the move.
Results of the CNBC Fed Survey suggest that the market senses a commitment by the central bank to begin hiking interest rates next year.
U.S. housing starts and permits fell in November, but the underlying trend remained consistent with an improving housing market.
The U.S. manufacturing sector continued to expand in December but its growth rate hit an 11-month low, an industry report showed on Tuesday.
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