The Finance 202: America is richer than ever but most Americans aren't. It's the GOP's economic quandary
A tale of two economies ahead of the midterms.
21 minutes ago - The Washington Post
Can Trade War Reset US-China Relations for the Better?
Andy Xie , SC Morning Post Andy Xie says both China and the US have built their economies on financialisation while ignoring the people's concerns, and the trade war will...
1 hour ago - Real Clear Politics
Would Lowering Fuel Economy Standards Boost New Car Sales and Make Driving Safer?
That's what the Trump administration claims, but the arguments are dubious
1 hour ago - Scientific American
Economic cold war may be coming, JPMorgan warns
Tit-for-tat tariffs between the world's two largest economies, China and the United States, may be the beginning of a prolonged economic conflict, analysts say, adding that...
1 hour ago - RT
French minister optimistic over buyer for Ford Blanquefort plant
French Economy minister Bruno Le Maire said on Friday that talks with Belgian transmissions supplier Punch Powerglide over the purchase of Ford's Blanquefort gearbox plant in...
1 hour ago - Reuters
Fed's Powell between a rock and hard place: Ignore the yield curve or tight job market?
Unemployment near a 20-year low screams at the U.S. Federal Reserve to raise interest rates or risk a too-hot economy. The bond market, not far from a state that typically...
7 hours ago - Reuters
It's still the economy, stupid
To the Editor: In 1992, Bill Clinton rode to victory with the phrase, 'It's the economy, stupid!'
7 hours ago - Union Leader
Places that once made goods now speed them to your door
As e-commerce grows, developers are trying to meet growing demand by modifying industrial buildings to meet the requirements of the logistics business or, more likely...
11 hours ago - The Seattle Times
White House Memo: Trump Sees a ‘Red Wave' Where His Party Sees a Red Alert
The many “distractions” generated by the president, Mitch McConnell said, were preventing Republicans from having a coherent message focused on the economy.
13 hours ago - NY Times - 2 articles
Ottawa commits $30 million for new tidal power project in Bay of Fundy
HALIFAX - Ottawa has announced a $29.8 million grant for a new project that aims to harness the immense power of the Bay of Fundy's tides. Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet...
14 hours ago - National Post
The headlines of News BreaK
3 children and 3 adults wounded in early-morning knife attack at New York...
Six people, including three children, are in New York hospitals with knife wounds, after an incident at a daycare in Queens at 3:40 a.m. on Friday morning. Police told NBC that...
Won, won and won! Browns beat Jets for first win since 2016
It's been 635 days since the Browns last won a regular season game
Trump questions why Kavanaugh accuser didn't call FBI after alleged assault
On Thursday, President Donald Trump questioned why the woman who has accused his Supreme Court pick of sexual assault didn't call the police 36 years ago.
Vietnam's president dies at 61 after ‘serious illness'
HANOI, Vietnam - Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang has died. He was 61. The official Vietnam News Agency says Quang died at the 108 Military Hospital in Hanoi on Friday due...
'A popular little girl': 9-year-old with diabetes dies after blood sugar...
The fifth-grader is an organ donor, so while she's gone, she can help other children.
'I was looking for help and no one came'; Puerto Ricans remember horrors of...
Thursday marks one year since Hurricane Maria destroyed parts of Puerto Rico.
Video: Pickup truck driver leads police on chase, ‘drinking beer as he stopped'
Video showed him extend his hands out of the truck's window to surrender, eventually dropping both cans in his hands.
For Kavanaugh, path forward could be like Clarence Thomas'
WASHINGTON - When Clarence Thomas arrived at the Supreme Court in 1991 after a bruising confirmation hearing in which his former employee Anita Hill accused him of sexual...
Tanzania ferry sinks in Lake Victoria, leaving scores dead
KAMPALA, Uganda - Rescue efforts resumed Friday morning after a Tanzanian passenger ferry capsized on Lake Victoria, and the death toll, already near 90, was expected to rise.
Report: Benedict defends 'emeritus pope' title to critic
BERLIN - A German newspaper that quoted letters by Benedict XVI hitting back at criticism of his 2013 resignation said Friday that he was responding to a conservative German...