Economy Jul 13

Customers visit Macy's flagship store in New York City, New York
U.S. consumer prices surge in June by the most since 2008

American consumers faced a third straight monthly surge in prices in June, the latest evidence that a rapid reopening of the economy is fueling pent-up spending for goods and services that in many cases remain in short supply.

Economy Jan 07

U.S. unemployment claims fall slightly 787,000

Thursday's figure from the Labor Department, a slight decline from the previous week, showed that many employers are still cutting jobs as the pandemic tightens business restrictions and leads anxious consumers to stay home.