Stocks surge after Powell says Fed will slow down interest-rate hikes

The Federal Reserve will slow down the pace of interest-rate hikes, Chair Jerome Powell said on…

House approves bill to prevent rail workers strike in bipartisan vote

Washington — Congress is moving swiftly to prevent a looming U.S. rail workers strike, reluctantly intervening…

U.S. economy in the third quarter was stronger than initially thought

Despite high interest rates and chronic inflation, the U.S. economy grew at a 2.9% annual rate…

Rail unions slam President Biden’s plan to block possible strike

Railroad unions on Tuesday slammed President Joe Biden’s call for Congress to intervene in their contract…

An East Texas town must boil its water on Thanksgiving as officials seek a solution to aging infrastructure

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Unemployment claims rise to 240,000, highest since August

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose to the highest level since August, although…

What a looming rail strike could mean for the American economy

American consumers and nearly every industry would be affected if rail unions and railroads fail to…

Texas investigates celebrity endorsements of bankrupt crypto firm FTX

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Cryptocurrency firm FTX’s fall pains industry, but Texas stays optimistic

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Oil prices ease to trade near two-month lows on China demand fears, dollar strength

Oil prices dropped to trade near two-month lows on Monday, having earlier slid by around $1 a barrel,…