The high cost of taking away prisoners' Medicaid coverage

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em 18/04/18 11:55 am

Fed official worried about recession indicator

St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard is concerned about the yield curve.
em 18/04/18 09:34 pm

Senate moves to repeal Obama-era car loan rule

Congress just moved a step closer to gutting an Obama-era safeguard against discriminatory auto lending.
em 18/04/18 05:56 pm

Big banks are minting money right now

Big banks are raking in monster profits -- and they owe President Trump thanks for their success.
em 18/04/18 05:54 pm

Most investors think 2018 is the peak year for stocks

Fifty-eight percent of global money managers surveyed by Bank of America Merrill Lynch think the stock market has already peaked or will later this year.
em 18/04/18 05:57 pm

States aren't waiting for Washington to require poor residents to work

President Trump is setting the stage to make more low-income Americans work for Medicaid, food stamps and other benefits. But a growing number of states are already doing just that.
em 18/04/18 11:33 am

Trump renews attack on TPP: 'I don't like the deal'

President Donald Trump repeats his preference for bilateral trade deals during summit with Japan's Abe.
em 18/04/18 09:05 am

Minimum wage since 1938

When the federal minimum wage first became law in 1938, it was 25 cents. Adjusted for inflation, that would be worth $4.19 today. Scroll over the chart to see historical minimum wage amounts, and their corresponding values in today's dollars.
em 09/12/16 10:51 pm

Supreme Court debates whether to allow states to tax all online sales

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em 17/04/18 11:51 pm

Countries with higher wages than the U.S.

Some Republicans say high wages in the U.S. are hurting America's global competitiveness. See the countries where wages are even higher.
em 09/12/16 10:53 pm

This Texas military town has nearly closed the black and white homeownership gap

Killeen, Texas is a relative oasis of racial parity when it comes to homeownership. The reason: Fort Hood.
em 17/04/18 01:27 pm

Congress could kill safeguard against auto lending discrimination

The Senate could vote Wednesday to repeal a regulation aimed at ensuring minorities car buyers aren't charged higher interest rates.
em 17/04/18 10:25 pm

India's ATMs are running out of cash ... again

Cash machines in several states in India are running out of rupees, and the government won't say why.
em 17/04/18 03:54 pm

US-China trade: 24 hours that escalated the fight

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em 17/04/18 05:41 pm

IMF says global economy will slow after 2019

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em 17/04/18 02:20 pm

Japan is heading for a trade showdown with America

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em 17/04/18 01:54 pm

Congress could give bank shareholders a $53 billion gift

Regional banks could reward shareholders with up to $53 billion if Congress rolls back Dodd-Frank.
em 16/04/18 07:40 pm

In Camden, this group helps low-income kids launch careers

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em 13/04/18 03:20 pm

CEO of $20 million startup could lose his visa and his business

Hiral Sanghavi launched his company BauBax on Kickstarter in 2015. Three years and $20 million in sales later, he now fears he could lose everything due to a visa issue.
em 16/04/18 08:12 pm

Bank of America hauls in biggest profit ever

Bank of America is minting money thanks to tax cuts, turbulent markets and the stronger economy.
em 16/04/18 03:39 pm