Economy

Lagarde urges countries to settle trade disputes, cut debt

Apr 20, 2018

The head of the International Monetary Fund is urging countries to work out their differences over trade

The Latest: Arizona House Democrats support walkout vote

Apr 20, 2018

Arizona House Democratic Leader Rebecca Rios released a statement supporting the planned teacher walkout.

US officials: 16 nations agree to track Venezuela corruption

Apr 20, 2018

Two senior U.S. Treasury officials say finance ministers from several Latin American nations as well as the U.S. and Europe have agreed to work jointly to locate and seize assets arising from corruption by Venezuelan government insiders

Stocks post first loss of the week as tech companies drop

Apr 19, 2018

Losses among technology and consumer products companies weighed on U.S. stocks, snapping a three-day winning streak for the market

IMF's Lagarde: Trade tensions threaten global economy

Apr 19, 2018

IMF's Largarde: US-China trade tensions, rising debt load threaten healthy global economy

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Apr 19, 2018

Stocks closed broadly lower, snapping a three-day winning streak for the market

Markets Right Now: First loss this week for US stocks

Apr 19, 2018

Stocks closed lower for the first time this week, weighed down by losses in technology and consumer products companies.

GOP leaders say tax cuts and budget are final priorities

Apr 19, 2018

As Iowa lawmakers look to wrap up the session, 2 major hurdles left are passing a budget and tax cuts

Queen tips Prince Charles to follow her as Commonwealth head

Apr 19, 2018

Queen Elizabeth II has opened a summit of the 53-nation Commonwealth, and backed her son Prince Charles to be the next leader of the association of Britain and its former colonies.

US easing rules on sales of armed drones, other weaponry

Apr 19, 2018

The Trump administration is making it easier for U.S. defense contractors to sell armed drones and other conventional weapons to foreign governments

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