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The Latest: New Mexico House, Senate reach budget compromise

New Mexico lawmakers have resolved a budget standoff between the House and Senate that has delaying approval of a $6.3 billion state spending bill.
Published: 02/14/18
Markets Q&A: Stocks stabilize, but can investors relax?

Markets Q&A: Stocks stabilize, but can investors relax?

Stock prices have stabilized following their scary 10 percent drop earlier this month, but history indicates more volatility lies ahead.
Published: 02/14/18
Longest-serving Dutch premier, Ruud Lubbers, dies at 78

Longest-serving Dutch premier, Ruud Lubbers, dies at 78

Ruud Lubbers, who as the Netherlands' longest-serving prime minister guided his country through economic turmoil to prosperity, has died at age 78
Published: 02/14/18
US inflation pressures raising expectations for rate hikes

US inflation pressures raising expectations for rate hikes

US inflation pressures seem to be mounting, potentially fueling more rate hikes
Published: 02/14/18
Rise in core consumer prices stokes inflation fears

Rise in core consumer prices stokes inflation fears

US core consumer prices rose 0.3 percent in January, the most in a year as inflation fears intensify
Published: 02/14/18
Markets Right Now: Stocks seen opening lower on pricing data

Markets Right Now: Stocks seen opening lower on pricing data

U.S. stock futures were lower after the government reported the highest increase in consumer prices, with Dow Jones industrials futures indicating a loss of 177 points at the open.
Published: 02/14/18

China appeals to Trump to avoid disrupting trade

China has appealed to U.S. President Donald Trump to settle trade disputes over steel and aluminum after Trump said he would soon decide whether to impose tariffs or quotas
Published: 02/14/18
Mulvaney hawks Trump budget on Capitol Hill

Mulvaney hawks Trump budget on Capitol Hill

White House budget director hawks President Donald Trump's budget on Capitol Hill, where talk focuses on tax cuts not deficits
Published: 02/13/18

Idaho House approves restoring Medicaid dental benefits

The Idaho House narrowly approved restoring non-emergency dental benefits for Medicaid recipients after the coverage was reduced in 2011 amid recession-driven budget cuts
Published: 02/13/18
Powell pledges to remain alert to emerging stability risks

Powell pledges to remain alert to emerging stability risks

Fed Chairman Powell says central bank will remain alert to any emerging stability risks
Published: 02/13/18