Economy

China's growth slows as officials try to reassure investors

Oct 19, 2018

China's economy slows as officials launch media blitz to revive confidence in sinking stock market

US home sales fell in September to slowest pace in 3 years

Oct 19, 2018

US home sales fell for 6th straight month in September to slowest pace in nearly 3 years

US stocks jump following strong company earnings

Oct 19, 2018

US stocks climb following strong results from companies including Procter & Gamble and American Express

US home sales fall for 6th straight month to slowest pace in nearly 3 years

Oct 19, 2018

US home sales fall for 6th straight month to slowest pace in nearly 3 years

Markets Right Now: Strong earnings send US stocks higher

Oct 19, 2018

Strong earnings from a number of big U.S. companies helped send stocks higher in early trading on Wall Street.

Global government body warns Iran on terrorism financing

Oct 19, 2018

A global financial body has given Iran until February to crack down on terrorism funding or risk deeper economic isolation

Southeast Asian navies to hold drills with China next week

Oct 19, 2018

Southeast Asian navies will hold their first joint exercises with China in its southern waters next week

StarKist admits fixing tuna prices, faces $100 million fine

Oct 19, 2018

Authorities say StarKist has agreed to plead guilty to price fixing as part of a broad collusion investigation of the canned tuna industry

Asian stocks tumble after Wall Street skids, China slows

Oct 19, 2018

Asian stock markets tumble after Wall Street declines and Chinese economic growth slows

Hawley tries to paint McCaskill as too liberal for Missouri

Oct 19, 2018

Republican Senate candidate Josh Hawley has used a debate to try to paint Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill as too liberal for the increasingly red state of Missouri, while McCaskill continued to hammer her challenger over his positions on health care

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