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Christopher Rugaber, The Associated Press

Rise was the smallest increase in six months

  • September 14, 2018 September 14, 2018
  • 13:13

The U.S. Federal Reserve will likely keep raising short-term interest rates at only a gradual pace, Fed chair Jerome Powell said Wednesday, partly because there are few signs, so far, that the ultra-low U.S. unemployment rate is pushing up inflation. In a speech in Portugal, Powell said that, with the unemployment rate at an 18-year […]

  • June 20, 2018 June 20, 2018
  • 00:00

Independence is key to combatting inflation and helping stabilize the economy

  • May 25, 2018 May 25, 2018
  • 00:00

As well, U.S. employers added a robust 200,000 jobs

  • February 2, 2018 August 21, 2018
  • 10:57