Economy May 07

Biden administration allocates $21.6 billion in rental assistance

The administration on Friday also announced changes in the rental assistance program aimed at addressing criticism that the emergency support has not reached many renters who need the help. The additional aid is included in the $1.9 trillion relief package…

Economy Apr 29

FILE PHOTO: People wearing protective masks are seen in Times Square during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., March 25, 2021. Photo by REUTERS/Jeenah Moon/File Photo
U.S. recovery from pandemic recession is showing momentum

Powered by consumers and fueled by government aid, the U.S. economy is achieving a remarkably fast recovery from the recession that ripped through the nation last year on the heels of the coronavirus and cost tens of millions of Americans…