Finance

Stocks don't always get a boost when the Fed cuts rates

Any hint that the Federal Reserve might lower interest rates often puts investors in a buying mood, stoking their expectations of greater stock market returns

This Week: Housing starts, Fed policy update, Slack IPO

This Week: Housing starts, Fed policy update, Slack IPO

AP Interview: Ex-official urges dropping HK extradition bill

AP Interview: Hong Kong former top civil servant urges leaders to drop unpopular legislation

Judge grants American Airlines an order against 2…

A federal judge is ordering unions representing American Airlines mechanics not to interfere in the airline's operations

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Mnuchin says 2020 deadline for Tubman $20 bill…

Mnuchin calls 'erroneous' newspaper report that 2020 deadline for Tubman $20 bill could have been met

FAA proposes $715,000 fine for Allegiant over…

Allegiant Air faces a possible $715,000 fine after safety regulators say the airline failed to properly fix an engine

Trump administration suspends trade complaint against China

Trump administration suspends a trade complaint against China it made to the WTO

Business Highlights

Business Highlights

Grounding of Boeing plane hovers over big air…

At Paris Air Show, there's likely to be much new talk, but no big orders, for Boeing's grounded 737 Max airliner

Broadcom, Exxon fall while Facebook, ArQule rise

Broadcom, Exxon fall while Facebook, ArQule rise

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall on fresh concerns about trade

Stocks are finishing lower Friday amid more concerns about the business impact of the U.S.-China trade dispute.

Trump says he plans to keep criticizing Fed over…

Trump says he plans to keep criticizing Fed Chairman Powell over interest rate policy

US industrial production rebounded 0.4% in May, but manufacturing struggled amid trade tensions

US industrial production rebounded 0.4% in May, but manufacturing struggled amid trade tensions

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US retail sales rose a solid 0.5% in May as consumers spent more on cars, electronics

US retail sales rose a solid 0.5% in May as consumers spent more on cars, electronics

The Latest: China summons US envoy over Hong Kong…

China has summoned a U.S. envoy in Beijing to protest what it calls "irresponsible words and deeds" on an extradition bill that has triggered massive demonstrations in Hong Kong