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Sales of existing U.S. homes fell in March after a huge gain the previous month, held back partly by a sharp slowdown among the most expensive properties.
Warren says her proposal would benefit 95% of the 45 million Americans carrying student debt and wipe it out for 75% of them.
U.S. government debt prices fell slightly on Monday as investors continue to watch for fresh economic data.
Trade agreements have advanced corporate interests at the expense of workers in both developed and developing countries.
As the gig economy grows, it's easier than ever to be your own boss. But you still have to answer to Uncle Sam.
At the decade mark for the economic expansion, the Fed's capitulation to President Trump on interest rate hikes imperils the Fed more than the economy. But it can cause the next recession, argues former Fed economist Victor Li.
The banana barely grows in the U.S., but it's the country's favorite fruit. And it's at risk — a deadly fungus is spreading around the world, infecting banana plantations with what's called Panama disease.
The United States won a World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling on Thursday against China's use of tariff-rate quotas for rice, wheat and corn, which it successfully argued limited market access for U.S. grain exports.
"We may look back on this and say that the slowdown, if there was one here in 2019, might have been great timing for the Republican Party," says Leuthold Group's Jim Paulsen.
The U.S. International Trade Commission report comes as President Donald Trump pushes Congress to ratify the revised trade deal despite reservations from both Democrats and Republicans.
Growth perked up late in the first quarter, to well above 2% after looking to be 1% or less during the winter storms and government shutdown.
Trump's Fed pick Stephen Moore has brought that less-flattering trade-off into focus, a comparison that Democrats like better.
The prospective nominee promises to pursue a stable dollar if confirmed to a central bank board that he thinks is too dominated by academics.
The S&P 500's roughly 16% rise in 2019 is "not nothing," the billionaire co-founder of Blackstone Group says.
First-time claims for state unemployment benefits were expected to total 205,000 in the most recent week, up slightly from the 196,000 claims reported for the previous week.
In Paris, the concern is that there cannot be any agreement over trade while the U.S. refuses to commit to key environmental targets.