Minnesota tribes file to halt pipeline approval due to virus

ST. PAUL, Minn (AP) — Two Native American tribes in northern Minnesota are asking state regulators to stop the imminent construction of Enbridge Energy's Line 3 crude oil pipeline replacement, saying ...

Business events scheduled for the coming month

Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming month: TUESDAY, Dec. 1 WASHINGTON — Institute for Supply Management releases its manufacturing index ...

Business events scheduled for the coming week

Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming week. All times are Eastern. MONDAY, Nov. 30 WASHINGTON — National Association of Re...

Asian shares mixed after Wall Street takes pause on optimism

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Thursday, after Wall Street took a pause from the optimism underlined in a record-setting climb earlier in the week. A reality check appe...

Consumer spending up a slight 0.5% as virus maintains grip

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers increased their spending by a sluggish 0.5% last month, the weakest rise since April, when the pandemic first erupted, and a sign that Americans remain wary with the v...

New home sales mostly unchanged in October

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Sales of new homes remained steady in October to a seasonally adjusted rate of 999,000 units. While the Commerce Department said October new home sales were d...

Modest gain of 1.3% in October for manufactured goods

WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods showed a modest gain in October with a key category that tracks business investment also showing weakness. ...

US economy surges by record xx.x% in Q3

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy rebounded at a record pace of 33.1% in the July-September quarter, unchanged from the first estimate a month ago. But a resurgence in the coronavirus is expected to ...

Business and economic events scheduled for Wednesday

Business and economic events scheduled for Wednesday. All times are Eastern. WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases weekly report on unemployment benefits, 8:30 a.m...

US Army Corps of Engineers approves key Line 3 permit

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Monday approved one of the last remaining permits for Enbridge Energy's planned Line 3 crude oil pipeline replacement across northern Minnesota, ...

In latest China jab, US drafts list of 89 firms with military ties: Reuters

(Reuters) - The Trump administration is close to declaring that 89 Chinese aerospace and other companies have military ties, restricting them from buying a range of U.S. goods and technology, accordin...

Urban Outfitters earns, consumer confidence, new home sales

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: RETAIL WOES Urban Outfitters serves up its third-quarter report card Monday. ...

Taiwanese-American businessman Andrew Yang could be next US commerce secretary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese-American entrepreneur and former presidential contender Andrew Yang could be the next secretary of commerce of the United States, according to a CNN report Satur...

Today in History

Today is Friday, Nov. 20, the 325th day of 2020. There are 41 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Nov. 20, 2000, lawyers for Al Gore and Georg...

Business events scheduled for the coming week

Business events and economic reports scheduled for the coming week. All times are Eastern. TUESDAY, Nov. 24 WASHINGTON — Standard & Poor’s rel...