U.S. and Chinese negotiators begin two days of talks Wednesday in Washington, D.C. The goal is to settle a six-month trade war.
In Ashtabula, hometown of U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, people are hoping the president’s agenda brings renewed vigor to manufacturing.
The federal government continued hiring 2020 census workers through the government shutdown. With less than a year until the head count starts, there’s pressure to find a half million workers.
The U.S. and China are said to be far a part on a trade deal. At the annual World Economic Forum in Switzerland, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and China’s vice president traded tough words.
Netflix’s Black Mirror: Bandersnatch lets viewers make decisions for the main character. The publisher of the Choose Your Own Adventure book series is suing Netflix for trademark infringement.
The Department of Agriculture publishes the price, sales and inventory of the country’s many agricultural products. Because of the partial government shutdown some of those reports aren’t happening.
Many residents of the Queensbridge public housing complex feel they have not benefited much from the area’s booming development. With Amazon, activists are trying to change that story.
David Greene talks to David Wessel, director of the Hutchins Center at the Brookings Institution, about whether U.S. economic growth can sustain the trade war with China and the government shutdown.
It turns out, 2018 was the most volatile year ever for the U.S. stock market. But while the market’s ups and downs may be nerve-wracking, there might be less cause for alarm than one would think.
The Vanguard founder created the first index mutual fund for individual investors. Bogle believed investors should own a mix of bonds and stocks but shouldn’t pay investment managers to pick them.