Economy

Trump, Democrats dig in for fight over border-wall funding

Dec 12, 2018

Congressional leaders dig in for a fight over government funding to build a border wall

Governor: Norfolk Southern moving headquarters to Atlanta

Dec 12, 2018

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal says railroad company Norfolk Southern Corp. is moving its headquarters from Norfolk, Virginia, to Atlanta

Congress approves $400 billion for farmers, forests, poor

Dec 12, 2018

The House has easily passed the farm bill, a massive legislative package that reauthorizes agriculture programs and food aid

Wall Street ends higher with help from tech and health care

Dec 12, 2018

U.S. stocks gave up much of an early rally but still ended higher, led by gains in technology and health care companies.

Markets Right Now: Stocks end higher on Wall Street

Dec 12, 2018

Stocks ended higher as traders keep up hope that the U.S. and China will make progress on resolving their trade dispute.

US consumer prices flat in November as energy plunges

Dec 12, 2018

US consumer prices flat in November, lowest reading in 8 months, reflecting big drop in energy

Report: China could allow more access for foreign companies

Dec 12, 2018

Report: Beijing to scrap "Made in China" industrial program and allow more foreign competition

Sting uses fake Amazon boxes, GPS to catch would-be thieves

Dec 12, 2018

Jersey City is teaming up with Amazon to try and thwart the thefts of packages during the Christmas season

US-China trade hopes help shore up global stock markets

Dec 12, 2018

Global shares are rising amid hopes for progress in U.S.-China trade talks

The Latest: Pelosi: Trump thinks Mexico will pay for wall

Dec 12, 2018

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump thinks Mexico will pay for the border wall through the new trade deal

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