Economy

Derided by critics, trickle-down economics gets another try

Nov 17, 2017

Derided by critics, trickle-down economics gets another try in GOP tax plan

Shares of online styling service Stitch Fix rise in debut

Nov 17, 2017

Shares of online clothing service Stitch Fix jump 14 percent in their stock market debut after the company raised $120 million in an initial public offering

Ex Caracas mayor flees house arrest, arrives in Colombia

Nov 17, 2017

Former Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma has escaped house arrest and fled to Colombia

Jobless rates fell in 11 US states, hit record lows in 2

Nov 17, 2017

Unemployment rates fell in 11 US states in September, hit record lows in Idaho, Tennessee

US home construction reaches strongest pace in a year

Nov 17, 2017

US construction of new homes climbed 13.7 percent in October; building of apartment complexes surged

Brexit benefit: Lower pound boosts tourism to Britain

Nov 17, 2017

While much of the British economy is suffering from uncertainty over Brexit, there's one industry that is enjoying a bounce, the tourism sector

EU leaders warn broadening of Brexit talks could be in doubt

Nov 17, 2017

EU leaders warned Britain Friday that it must do much more to convince them that Brexit talks should be broadened to future relations and trade from December

US says Sudan cutting trade, military ties to North Korea

Nov 17, 2017

The United States says Sudan has agreed to cut all military and trade ties to North Korea

Panama's president visits China following break with Taiwan

Nov 17, 2017

Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela is making his first state visit to Beijing after breaking off relations with Taiwan and establishing formal ties with China five months ago

Pinera likely to win Chile elections, but runoff expected

Nov 17, 2017

Sebastian Pinera left Chile's presidency four years ago as a deeply unpopular leader, yet now he's a strong favorite to win Sunday's presidential election, though he's unlikely to avoid a

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