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The government is raking in billions of dollars from Trump’s tariffs. Americans are the ones paying.

President Donald Trump likes to talk about the money Washington is making from his tariffs. Most of it is probably coming from American pocketbooks.
A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange moments before the closing bell on June 1, 2009 in New York City. Despite the news of General Motors Corp.�s bankruptcy filing, the Dow closed up over 200 points following positive economic news for U.S. manufacturing, consumer and construction spending.

Stocks stumble as oil dives deeper into bear market

Stocks stumbled Friday as worries about slowing growth weighed on Wall Street, with energy and technology companies among the biggest losers.

Fed leaves rates unchanged, expects to keep hiking them gradually

Traders are certain that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates in December — a decision that would quickly lift borrowing costs for Americans.
A woman shops at a supermarket in Beijing, China, October 15, 2015.

Trump’s trade war isn’t the only thing slowing China’s economy

As the Chinese economy slows, economists say trade tensions are only part of the equation.
Traders work on the floor of the NYSE in New York

Stocks mixed after jobs report shows wages are rising at the fastest pace in nearly a decade

Stocks rose Friday as the prospect of cooling trade tensions buoyed the mood on Wall Street  following the latest signs of a tightening labor market.
The October jobs report was expected to show the fastest wage growth since the recession.

Jobs report beats big as wages grow at their fastest pace since 2009

Wage growth is picking up, and the jobs report showed a new postrecession milestone for Americans' paychecks.

Here’s everything that was announced in the Budget — and how it will affect Britain’s households

Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered his budget on Monday afternoon. Here's what you need to know.

The housing market is cooling off — and uncertainty isn’t helping

Affordability and the new tax law are contributing to a slowdown in the US housing market. A less tangible factor at play may be sheer uncertainty.
President Donald Trump.

The solid GDP report is raising red flags on one of Trump’s signature promises about tax cuts

According to the GDP report, business investment showed signs of stalling even after the biggest corporate tax overhaul in 30 years.

US economy grows at fastest back-to-back pace in 4 years, boosted by solid consumer spending

The US economy grew faster than expected in the third quarter, boosted by consumer spending and business inventories.