US consumer spending tumbled 0.5 percent in December, while incomes edged down in January

WASHINGTON (AP) — US consumer spending tumbled 0.5 percent in December, while incomes edged down in…

WASHINGTON | World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announces he is stepping down at the end of January

WASHINGTON— Jan 07, 2019—World Bank President Jim Yong Kim announces he is stepping down at the…

VIENNA | OPEC president: OPEC and non-OPEC countries to cut oil production 1.2 million barrels a day in January for 6 months

VIENNA — OPEC president: OPEC and non-OPEC countries to cut oil production 1.2 million barrels a…

WASHINGTON | Comey resists closed-door Congress interview on FBI actions

WASHINGTON  — A congressional committee has subpoenaed former FBI chief James Comey to make himself available…

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. | Space station supplies launched, 2nd shipment in 2 days

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.— A rocket has blasted off from Virginia with space station supplies, the second…

WASHINGTON | Trump asks GOP chair to serve a second term

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump has asked Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel to serve a second…

HARTFORD, Conn. | CVS pledges Aetna will remain in Hartford for least 10 years

HARTFORD, Conn.— Connecticut officials have received official assurances that CVS Health Corp. will keep Aetna Inc.…

Drugmaker Pfizer’s CEO Read to leave in January

The drugmaker Pfizer will replace CEO Ian Read with Chief Operating Officer Albert Bourla in January.…

LONDON | Model sentenced to at least 25 years for murdering rival

LONDON— A British fashion model has been sentenced to at least 25 years in prison for…

Pending Home Sales Stumble 4.7 Percent in January

WASHINGTON/ Feb. 28, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — After seeing a modest three-month rise in activity, pending home sales…

Redfin Housing Demand Index Started 2018 With Its Highest January Reading on Record

SEATTLE/ Feb. 27, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — (NASDAQ:  RDFN) — The Redfin Housing Demand Index began the year…

January US auto sales expected to rise only a little

DETROIT/February 01, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— U.S. auto sales in January are expected to grow slightly as rebates and…

Survey: US companies added healthy 234,000 jobs in January

WASHINGTON/January 31, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— U.S. businesses continued to hire at a healthy pace in January, a sign…

SpaceX unveils new Falcon Heavy rocket before January launch

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. /December 20, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — SpaceX has unveiled its new Falcon Heavy rocket…