Business groups, already uncomfortable with Trump's attempts to stem immigration, are struggling to figure out where to stand in the fast-shifting political climate.
By Tom Krisher, Paul Wiseman, Associated Press
In tweets Tuesday, President Donald Trump exaggerated how much of the auto industry had moved to Mexico and inaccurately asserted that if he imposed a tax of 25 percent on all Mexican goods, all the automaker jobs would immediately return…
By Tali Arbel, Mae Anderson, Associated Press
The group of state attorneys general who filed the federal lawsuit said the promised benefits, such as better networks in rural areas and faster service overall, cannot be verified, while eliminating a major wireless company will immediately harm consumers.
By Damian J. Troise, Alex Veiga, Associated Press
Some trade jitters eased a bit Monday, at least in regard to the trade spat between the U.S. and Mexico.
By Jill Colvin, Matthew Lee, Luis Alonso Lugo, Associated Press
"I am pleased to inform you that The United States of America has reached a signed agreement with Mexico," he wrote.
May's jobs report showed more signs of slowing economic growth in the U.S. The Labor Department reported a net gain of 75,000 jobs -- just a third of the total for the previous month. That change is set against a…
By Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press
Consumer credit is a key indicator of the willingness of households to increase borrowing to support consumer spending, which accounts for 70 percent of economic activity.
By Matt Volz, Associated Press
It's not clear whether the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals' ruling will have any immediate effect.
By Christopher Rugaber, Associated Press
The relatively low number of hires could be a sign that businesses may have become more cautious in the face of slowing global growth, trade fights and the fading stimulus from tax cuts and greater government spending.
By Jack Williams, NET
In parts of America’s Heartland, prolonged wet weather and historic flooding are disrupting spring planting for many farmers. Nearly three months after waters washed over parts of Iowa, Missouri and Nebraska, some fields remain submerged -- and President Trump’s trade…
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