Economy

S&P 500 notches another record after a muted, mixed day

Jul 15, 2019

U.S. stock indexes bobbed around their record levels Monday, as the curtain rose on what's expected to be the weakest earnings reporting season in years

Markets Right Now: Stocks end a wobbly day slightly higher

Jul 15, 2019

Major U.S. stock indexes ended a wobbly day with meager gains, enough to push them slightly further into record territory.

Trump signs order to make American-made goods more American

Jul 15, 2019

President Donald Trump is requiring products "Made in America" to be made using more American components

China's economy growth cools further amid US tariff war

Jul 15, 2019

China's economic growth fall to 26-year low, adding to pressure on Chinese leaders in tariff fight with Trump

Acosta exits; Trump's big Cabinet turnover keeps growing

Jul 12, 2019

Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta is resigning from President Donald Trump's Cabinet amid scrutiny of his handling of a secret plea deal with a financier accused of sexually underage girls

Trump pushes trade deal in formerly blue Wisconsin

Jul 12, 2019

President Donald Trump barnstormed for his new trade deal with Mexico and Canada during a visit to Wisconsin, betting that its economic impact could help him retain a battleground state vital to his re-election effort

US stock indexes continue to climb into record territory

Jul 12, 2019

Stocks climb into record territory, helped by industrial companies.

China imports from US plunge 31% in June amid tariff war

Jul 12, 2019

China's imports from United States plunge 31.4% in June from a year ago amid tariff war, imports of American goods sink 7.8%

Biden promises to end 'forever wars' as president

Jul 11, 2019

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is promising to refocus American foreign policy to combat the authoritarianism and global instability he says are proliferating under President Donald Trump

Trump accuses China of foot-dragging on farm purchases

Jul 11, 2019

Trump accuses China of "letting us down" by delaying purchases of US farm products

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