WASHINGTON | US hiring slower but steady as employers add 155K jobs

WASHINGTON  — U.S. employers added 155,000 jobs in November, a slowdown from recent months but enough…

WASHINGTON | US home sales rise 1.4 percent, snap 6-month losing streak

WASHINGTON — U.S. home sales rose in October, breaking a six-month losing streak. But sales are…

FRANKFURT, Germany | Oil plunge could help consumers; Trump tweets ‘Enjoy!’

FRANKFURT, Germany — Holiday shoppers should enjoy more spending power thanks to the recent sharp drop…

WASHINGTON | US home sales fell in September to slowest pace in 3 years

WASHINGTON — U.S. home sales fell for the sixth straight month in September, a sign that…

WASHINGTON | US retail sales edged up in September

WASHINGTON— U.S. consumer spending edged up a slight 0.1 percent in September, a disappointing performance in…

Realtors® Chief Economist Reflects on Past Recession, What’s Ahead for Housing

WASHINGTON/ Aug. 27, 2018 (STL.News)– American financial and lending systems look vastly different nearly a decade…

WASHINGTON | IMF: A major trade rift could imperil solid global economy

WASHINGTON | April 17, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  The International Monetary Fund warned Tuesday that rising trade tensions…

German business confidence falls in December

BERLIN  /December 19, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — A closely watched survey shows German business confidence is down…