Category Archives: Economy

April Retail Spending Stalls after Stimulus-Fueled March Shopping Spree

A woman walks past a closed retail store for lease in the midtown area of Manhattan in New York City on Jan. 25, 2021. (Angela…

Weekly Jobless Claims at 14-month Low; Inflation Heating Up

People line up outside a newly reopened career center for in-person appointments in Louisville, Ky., on April 15, 2021. (Amira Karaoud/Reuters)

US Trade Chief: New Legal Tools Needed to Combat Future China Threats

U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai testifies during a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies hearing on the proposed budget for fiscal…

Hyundai to Invest $7.4 Billion in US by 2025, With Electric Cars in Focus

A shop sign of Hyundai is seen outside a car showroom in Bletchley, Milton Keynes, Britain, May 31, 2020. (Andrew Boyers/Reuters File Photo)

Florida Tightens Unemployment Benefit Eligibility Requirements to Get People Back to Work

Floridа Gov. Ron DeSantis listens to a report from a member of his administration during a meeting at the governor's office in Tallahassee, Fla., on…

Missouri Governor Ends Federal Pandemic Unemployment Boost

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson listens to a media question during a press conference in Jefferson City, Mo., on May 29, 2019. (Jacob Moscovitch/Getty Images)

Amazon Wins $303 Million Court Fight in Blow to EU Tax Crusade

Signage is seen at an Amazon facility in Bethpage on Long Island, N.Y., on March 17, 2020. (Andrew Kelly/Reuters)

Inflation Surges 4.2 Percent Annually to a 13-Year High in April

U.S. one dollar banknotes are seen in front of displayed stock graph in this illustration on Feb. 8, 2021. (Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo/Reuters)

US Gas Prices Reach Highest Level Since 2014

In this aerial image taken with a drone, numerous vehicles line up for gasoline at Costco on Wendover Avenue in Greensboro, N.C., on, May 11,…

Tennessee, Iowa Governors Order End to Federal COVID-19 Unemployment Benefits

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee gives the command to start engines prior to the NASCAR Cup Series All-Star Race at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee,…