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Despite worries of an economic downturn, the franchise industry is poised for another year of growth in 2016.
The U.S. economy closed out 2015 with a huge round of job creation.
Private companies created far more jobs than expected in December, a bright sign for an economy that has been otherwise struggling, according to the latest numbers from ADP and Moody’s Analytics.
For some people, higher interest rates stand to be a very good thing indeed. It just may not be the people who usually benefit when rates rise, at least in the short run.
Los Angeles’ abundance of caution on Tuesday may have cost the city a lot of money. The Los Angeles Unified School District (LASUD) — the second-largest school district in the country — closed its more than 900 campuses and 187 public charter schools Tuesday after receiving an electronic bomb threat, keeping about 640,000 students out …
The Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee meets for the final time this year on Wednesday, and is widely expected to announce the first interest rate hike since 2006. The expectation has been based on Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s oft-repeated stance that she’d like to see rates rise before the end of 2015. Higher interest rates …
Middle class Americans are now outnumbered by those above and below them and are “falling behind financially”, according to new analysis of government data by the Pew Research Center. The beginning of 2015 saw 120.8 million adults living in middle-income homes, compared with 121.3 million Americans living in lower and upper income households, a significant …
Americans are less optimistic on the economy this holiday season.
As Americans head to the malls this holiday shopping season, they are less optimistic on the economy than they were a year ago, and that could depress their spending plans. The CNBC All-America Economic Survey finds that just 22 percent of the public sees the economy improving, a 5-point drop from more buoyant levels a …
A part of the bond market could be sending warning signs about the economy and the stock market.
The U.S. economy generated a solid 211,000 jobs in November, a number that topped expectations and may have turned the final key for the Federal Reserve to hike interest rates later this month. In a much-anticipated report, the Bureau of Labor Statistics said nonfarm payroll growth continued to build on the momentum from October. Wall …
Nearly a million U.S. homeowners came up from underwater on their home loans in the third quarter, finally owing less than their homes are worth. The nation’s overall negative home equity rate fell to 13.4 percent of homeowners with a mortgage, down a full percentage point from the second quarter and from 16.9 percent a …
Fed chair Janet Yellen made her clearest signal yet that a rise in rates may be just two weeks away.
Jane Wells tells us what companies are doing to capture water from El Niño.
How does a refugee enter the U.S. and what systems are in place to help them integrate into the American economy? Dina Gusovsky reports.