U.S. consumer prices were unchanged in November, held back by a sharp decline in the price of gasoline, but underlying inflation pressures remained firm amid rising rents and healthcare costs.U.S.
Lebanese President Michel Aoun said on Wednesday that efforts to solve the country's "government formation crisis" would yield results in the next two days.U.S.
Signups this year are low so far and Democrats are laying the blame on changes to Obamacare that took effect this year. The Trump administration scaled back the program's ad budget by 90 percent to $10 million last year.CNBC
JPMorgan Chase & Co has made a splash this year in Washington, D.C. opening branches for the first time in the nation's capital.U.S.
The old workman’s saying is: Measure twice – cut once: “One should always double check one’s measurements before cutting materials to minimize the chance of mistakes thus wasting materials, time and money.” The federal government spends $4 trillion per year. It has spent so much for so long – it has created ten of the richest twenty counties in all of America. Does the government | Read MoreRedState
President Donald Trump said on Tuesday it would be a mistake if the Federal Reserve raises interest rates when it meets next week, as it is expected to do, continuing his criticism of the U.S. central bank.U.S.
"That is going to be in this industry's greatest interest because the U.S. policy environment still has the most influence on other policy environments around the whole world," he said.CNBC
Time has named "The Guardians" — killed and imprisoned journalists — as Person of the Year for 2018.CNBC
I’m not a globalist. I’m a nationalist. Why? Because I can only live in one nation at a time. And I’d like the leaders of that nation to do what’s best for that nation. Because I’m living in it. And they’re (allegedly) representing it. I live in America. I vote in American elections. To elect American representatives – to represent America. I know a great | Read MoreRedState
A worrying sign of inversion in the U.S. Treasury bond curve is dulling the appeU.S.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party was trailing in vote count on Tuesday in three of the five states that held elections over the past few weeks, four television channels said.U.S.
The Federal Reserve's plans to continue raising interest rates next year were met with more skepticism on Wall Street on Monday, with futures traders betting on a pause and one major bank partially walking back a hawkish prediction.U.S.
The Internet – when unfettered by government – is a free speech-free market Xanadu. Precisely because our government lightly regulated the Internet for its first quarter century, the Internet exploded Big Bang style. (No, not the TV show.) Nothing in human history has grown better, bigger, stronger, faster. Thanks entirely to private sector ingenuity and investment. Average Americans are good and decent people. They want | Read MoreRedState
The growing ranks of stock market Eeyores now have another reason to stay glum: Next year's profit picture is darkening fast.U.S.
Today is the last day members of the public can comment on a Trump administration proposal to radically restrict legal immigration.www.wired.com
The onset of a U.S. recession could take longer than usually thought after key points of the Treasury yield curve invert, as a surge in U.S. short-dated debt issuance has altered the dynamics of the Treasury market and other indicators show an economic downturn is farther off.U.S.
A Chinese state-run newspaper has lashed out at Canada over the arrest of a top Huawei executive, saying it is bowing to pressure from the United States.CNBC
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said on Sunday he considers March 1 "a hard deadline" to reach a deal on trade with China.CNBC
Italy's deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini, normally relishes confrontation, but now the firebrand populist is under attack from a place he calls home.IN
Italy's deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini, normally relishes confrontation, but now the firebrand populist is under attack from a place he calls home.U.S.
Recent market developments and an expected Federal Reserve interest rate increase means there is a "real risk" of the yield curve inverting this month, St. Louis Federal Reserve bank president James Bullard said on Friday.U.S.
In the clearest yet of a series of signals from the U.S. central bank that monetary policy is at a turning point, a Federal Reserve policymaker on Friday backed interest rate hikes in the "near term" but signaled increasingly less certainty ahead.U.S.
U.S. monetary policy is at a "turning point," St. Louis Federal Reserve bank president James Bullard said on Friday, as the Fed balances the behavior of inflation, the economy, and the rate hikes it has approved so far.U.S.
Following are five big themes likely to dominate thinking of investors and traders in the coming week and the Reuters stories related to them.U.S.