President Donald Trump has multiple reasons as to why he should take control of the Federal Reserve. He will do so both because he can and because his broader policies argue that he should do so. » Read More
By: Jeff Cox
President Donald Trump's criticism of monetary policy won't have much impact on how the Federal Reserve goes about its business, judging by initial market reaction. » Read More
Images of Hawaii’s erupting Kilauea volcano have captivated people around the world. But ironically it’s nearly impossible for residents and visitors on the ground to see the lava — a fact that’s squeezing the tourism-dependent local economy. » Read More
By: Paul Davidson
A growing number are "ghosting" their jobs: blowing off scheduled job interviews, accepting offers but not showing up the first day and even vanishing from existing positions – all without giving notice, USA Today reports. » Read More
You've heard of "robo-advisors." But UBS cloning an economist takes it to a whole other level, The Financial Times reports.
"We're the ninth most dependent on imported steel," the North Dakota senator says "The prices have gone up."
China has powerful non-tariff measures it can use to crush America from cashing out its $1 trillion hoard of U.S. Treasury bonds to devaluing the yuan. These are measures that could destabilize the U.S. economy.
President Donald Trump criticizes the Federal Reserve's monetary policy again on social media Friday, a day after his initial negative remarks were revealed on CNBC.
President Donald Trump believes the stock market rally since his election win gives him the cushion to address the trade conflict with China and other countries.
President Donald Trump has indicated that he is willing to slap tariffs on every Chinese good imported to the U.S. should the need arise.
Trump’s implication that he favors holding rates down in the face of economic growth defies the convention that monetary tightening is necessary to temper inflation.
In a stinging and historically rare criticism, President Donald Trump expressed frustration with the Federal Reserve and said the central bank could disrupt the economic recovery.
Automakers, testifying at the first of a two-day hearing being held by the U.S. Commerce Department, warned against the Trump administration's proposal to hike tariffs on car imports from the EU.
The European Union is making a list of goods it could target as a way to retaliate against potential tariffs on European cars, an EU official said Thursday.
Copper prices reached their lowest levels in a year on Thursday amid concerns that a global trade war could strain global supply chains and slow down the global economy.
Trump, who is President Donald Trump's elder daughter and a senior White House advisor, was speaking to anchor Joe Kernen on CNBC's "Squawk Box."
Yale senior fellow Stephen Roach says the markets are too complacent when it comes to trade war risks.
The Federal Reserve's banking supervisor gave his backing Thursday to a new interest rate benchmark for institutions to use when lending to each other.
On Wednesday, the EU hit Google with a $5 billion fine, alleging the company had violated antitrust laws by bundling its apps like Chrome and Google Play with its Android operating system.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week.