Economy

Trump buddies up with Bolsonaro, the 'Trump of the Tropics'

Mar 20, 2019

President Donald Trump welcomed Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro to the White House Tuesday and made clear that flattery pays

Mexican ambassador highlights US ties in Phoenix stop

Mar 19, 2019

Mexico's new ambassador to the United States emphasized close ties between the United States and Mexico during a stop in Phoenix

FedEx profit falls, CEO calls the results disappointing

Mar 19, 2019

FedEx shares fall in late trading after the company reports a drop in profit and cuts its full-year outlook again

Facebook to overhaul ad targeting to prevent discrimination

Mar 19, 2019

Facebook will overhaul its ad-targeting systems to prevent discrimination in housing, credit and employment ads as part of a settlement of five lawsuits that alleged the social network enabled illegal discrimination

High-level US and China trade talks to resume next week

Mar 19, 2019

High-level US-China trade talks to resume next week in China

Markets Right Now: Stock give up an early rally, end lower

Mar 19, 2019

Stocks gave up an early gain and ended mostly lower on Wall Street as a weeklong rally lost steam.

French govt says growth revised downward due to protests

Mar 19, 2019

France's finance minister has revised the country's growth forecast this year to 1.4 percent, down from the previous 1.7 percent, partly attributing the new estimate to the yellow vest protests

3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday

Mar 19, 2019

3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve at end of Wednesday's meeting

Wells Fargo agrees to pay $800K in Schilling video game deal

Mar 19, 2019

Wells Fargo Securities has agreed to pay an $800,000 civil penalty to settle a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission lawsuit over Rhode Island's failed $75 million deal with former Boston Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's videogame company

Global markets recover as focus turns towards Fed decision

Mar 19, 2019

Global shares are mixed as investors await the U.S. Federal Reserve meeting later in the week

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