Economy

Asian markets lower after S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs

Apr 24, 2019

Asian shares mostly lower despite record high closes for S&P 500 and Nasdaq

Kim looks to Russia as sanctions bite North Korea's economy

Apr 24, 2019

After failing to get sanctions eased during Trump meeting, Kim Jong Un is traveling to Russia in a possible attempt to win Putin's help as US-led sanctions hurt North Korea's economy

White House announces more trade talks with China

Apr 24, 2019

The White House says a U.S. delegation will travel to China next week to continue trade negotiations

S&P 500, Nasdaq close at record highs as earnings roll in

Apr 23, 2019

The S&P 500 closed at an all-time high Tuesday, marking the stock market's complete recovery from a nosedive at the end of last year

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's mythical view of presidents past

Apr 23, 2019

AP FACT CHECK: Contrary to Trump's memory, it's not always about 'the economy, stupid'

Ex-GE engineer charged with stealing trade secrets for China

Apr 23, 2019

Federal prosecutors say a former General Electric engineer and his business partner in China stole the company's trade secrets from a New York plant for the Chinese government

Back to the same record, but it's a different stock market

Apr 23, 2019

The stock market went on a harrowing round trip the last seven months, but it may be in a healthier place because of it, analysts say

Markets Right Now: S&P 500, Nasdaq close at record highs

Apr 23, 2019

The S&P 500 is closing at a record high, surpassing its September peak and recouping all the ground it lost in a nosedive late last year.

North Korea's Kim will go into Putin summit needing a win

Apr 23, 2019

As North Korean leader Kim Jong Un heads into his first summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, he has a long wish list and a strong desire to mark a win after his failed Trump summit _ but will Putin oblige?

US new-home sales climbed 4.5% in March

Apr 23, 2019

Sales of new US homes rose 4.5% in March; strongest pace since November 2017 as market recovers from last year's slump