US housing starts drop for third straight month

U.S. homebuilding fell for a third straight month in July amid a steep decline in the construction of multi-family housing units.


Fed may not have enough firepower to prevent a recession

President Trump has been pressing the Fed to help head off a feared economic slowdown, but it's not clear the central bank has the...


US consumer sentiment for August comes in well below estimates

The report comes amid a wild week for the stock market but after a handful of bullish reports in the consumer sector.


Americans overwhelmingly support free trade as concern...

Americans now say they approve of free trade by 64%-27%, a margin of better than two to one.


White House pushes back against recession fears, defends...

Trump said he doesn't see a recession after the bond market spooked investors and the Dow suffered its worst day of the year last...


White House trade advisor Navarro: 'Technically we did...

The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell below the 2-year rate Wednesday, which typically taken as a sign a recession is on the...

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