• U.S. Economy Is Doing Well, but Few Think It Will Last

    1 day ago - By Fortune

    Americans feel pretty confident about where the economy is right now, but they have no idea where it's going.
    That's the trend Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen pointed out onstage at the National Retail Federation trade show in New York City. The head of America's biggest grocery chain said if you ask Americans questions about the present, they feel confident, but “if you change the question a little to 'where do you think things are going,' there's a lot of uncertainty.”
    That sense of uncertainty might be amplified by the government shutdown. The Wall Street Journal reports that the shutdown is...
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