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Prices Of Homes In The United States Went Up As Sales Fell

Prices Of Homes In The United States Went Up As Sales Fell

The prices of homes in the United States increased sharply in the month of August and this is discouraging potential buyers and thereby leading to a slowdown in sales. According to the S&P home price index, the prices of homes... 
Target To Hire 100,000 Workers for 2017 Holiday Season

Target To Hire 100,000 Workers for 2017 Holiday Season

The US economy might be in a bit of a slow, stagnant recovery right now but that doesn’t mean your holidays have to follow suit. If you have been looking for a job—especially for any uncertain length of time—you are probably... 
Job Growth Better Than Expected In US

Job Growth Better Than Expected In US

The United States Department of Labor has released its jobs report to show that the American economy added 222,000 jobs in the month of June. That is well above what many analysts had expected and is surely good news as the end of... 
Blue Cross Announces That It Is Exiting Individual Obamacare Exchanges In Kansas City

Blue Cross Announces That It Is Exiting Individual Obamacare Exchanges In Kansas City

Blue KC, or Blue Cross of Kansas City, has announced that it can no longer handle losses that it has had to bear by providing individual Obamacare plans. The insurer that is based in Kansas City disclosed that in 2018 it will not renew... 
Trump And Putin Discuss Syrian Civil War In A Phone Call

Trump And Putin Discuss Syrian Civil War In A Phone Call

The president of Russia, Vladimir Putin, and the president of the United States, Donald Trump, talked on the phone on Tuesday, marking the first instance the two leaders were speaking since the U.S. military fired missiles into a Syrian... 
President Trump to Release Federal Tax Plan on Wednesday

President Trump to Release Federal Tax Plan on Wednesday

We can expect the White House to release, this coming Wednesday “broad principles and priorities” of their new plans to overhaul federal taxes in the US, according to a White House. This downplays expectations that the Trump administration... 
Retail Sales Slump in March on Consumer Caution

Retail Sales Slump in March on Consumer Caution

New data shows that Americans might be getting a little more frugal as spending at auto dealers and restaurants dipped a little, in March.  This caused the whole of retail sales numbers to drop, too, even though the labor market is... 
United States Trade Deficit Drops Sharply, Are We In A Recovery Period?

United States Trade Deficit Drops Sharply, Are We In A Recovery Period?

New reports show that the United States trade deficit shrunk dramatically in February, with overseas customers scooping up American products and services by the bushel. This is a sure sign that US factories are starting to benefit...