Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
Retailers report modest gains for April Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
US home building is surging, but job growth isn't The resurgent U.S. housing market has sent builders calling again for Richard Vap, who owns a drywall installation company. Vap would love to help - if he could hire enough qualified people. "There is a shortage of manpower," says Vap, owner of South Valley Drywall in Littleton, Colo. More
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UK retail sales suffer sharpest monthly decline in over a year in December "The weaker than expected December retail sales data is the final prod that causes us to trim our estimate of GDP growth in the fourth quarter of 2015 to 0.4% quarter-on-quarter from the 0.5% that we had previously anticipated," said Howard Archer ... 01/21/2016 - 9:02 pm | View Link
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Just because you and your friends have moved to different corners of the globe doesn’t mean you have to stop watching shows and movies together.
Trying to all hit play at the same moment — as well as juggling between Netflix and Skype, a Facebook chat, Slack, Discord or any other online chat program — isn't exactly the most convenient thing in the world.
With the consolidation of airlines and hotel groups, new technology, and the push by Airbnb into the corporate travel market, the $1.2 trillion business travel industry is growing, but facing a variety of challenges for both road warriors and those that manage the budgets.
AP Photo/Matt RourkeRepublican presidential candidate Donald Trump has a problem with the forthcoming presidential debate schedule, in which he will face his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton, one-on-one.
In a series of tweets that began Friday, Trump appeared to accuse Clinton and the Democratic Party of trying to "rig" the general-election debates by scheduling them next to prime-time NFL games happening in the fall.
The Republican National Committee's chief strategist Sean Spicer echoed Trump's grievances in a CNN interview Saturday, saying "The entire system needs to be relooked at."
The presidential debates are organized by the Commission on Presidential Debates, a nonpartisan group that announced the general-election debates dates nearly one year in advance, and long before Trump won his party's nomination.
Trump doubled down on the accusations Saturday in an ABC News interview with George Stephanopoulos: "I got a letter from the NFL saying 'This is ridiculous.
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