Japan reports it saw strong growth in both exports and imports in July reflecting a recovery in demand in China, Southeast Asia and the U.S. The data released Thursday showed exports rose more than 13 percent from a year earlier to 6.5 trillion yen ($59 billion) while imports jumped 16 percent to 6.1 trillion yen ($55 billion), helped by a surge in oil and coal shipments.
The top U.S. trade negotiator says that the United States won't settle for cosmetic changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement as negotiations to rework terms of the pact began.
The White House says President Donald Trump will make this month's payments to insurers under the health-care law he wants to repeal and replace.
___ Corporate chiefs flee Trump; he disbands WH advisory panels NEW YORK (AP) — With corporate chieftains fleeing, President Donald Trump on Wednesday disbanded a pair of advisory business councils.
Uncertainty over which health insurers will continue coverage under the Affordable Care Act in New Hampshire ended Wednesday, with three companies their participation before the deadline.
U.S. stocks rose slightly Wednesday as Urban Outfitters and Target helped retailers rally.
U.S. stocks are rising Wednesday morning as retailers including Urban Outfitters and Target climb.
International arrivals to the U.S. increased 2 percent in January 2017 compared with January 2016, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced Wednesday.
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The nation's largest pharmacy benefit manager will soon limit the number and strength of opioid drugs prescribed to first-time users.
On Wednesday, Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) released its Americas Conviction List, adding biotech stock Biogen (NASDAQ:BIIB) to its list of companies with serious upside potential due to its pipeline of Alzheimer’s drugs.
Members of the Federal Reserve's policy-setting committee expect to start the clock on shrinking its $4.5 trillion portfolio.
Federal Reserve policymakers were worried last month about inflation, but for two opposing reasons.
Insurers’ final deadline to file rate requests or adjustments for 2018 in many states was pushed back to September as uncertainty over both health care policy and the future of key ObamaCare subsidy payments unnerves health companies deciding whether to continue offering plans on the federal marketplace and what to charge for them.
Six months into her tenure as head of the Small Business Administration, Linda McMahon sees a split among small business owners — they are increasingly optimistic, she says, but many are held back by their inability to get loans or find the right workers for jobs that are staying open.
As officials from Canada and Mexico huddled with U.S. representatives for the first day of NAFTA renegotiation discussions in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, the United States made it clear it is seeking a drastic overhaul of the pact.
Belgium's Agriculture Minister Denis Ducarme says the government will join in legal action against those responsible for the egg contamination scandal, which has hit at least 17 countries.
Target reported a dip in second-quarter profit, but it was better than anticipated and a 32 percent spike in digital sales gains drove revenue higher.
Irish budget airline Ryanair has filed a complaint with European Union competition authorities after Air Berlin filed for bankruptcy protection and then got a 150 million euro ($177 million) government loan to stay afloat.