TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 9:44 A.M.
The Seattle area has the hottest housing market in the country – the first time in nine years that Seattle has led the United States in home-price growth.
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 9:19 A.M.
Airbus wants to cut more than 1,100 jobs across Europe as it consolidates its activities and seeks to better compete with U.S. rival Boeing and others amid growing global demand …
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 9:16 A.M.
The U.S. economy in the third quarter grew at the fastest pace in two years, with a revised report showing stronger consumer spending than first estimated.
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 9:15 A.M.
U.S. consumer confidence rebounded this month to the highest level in more than nine years as Americans appeared unfazed by a tumultuous election campaign.
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 4:20 P.M.
A government order for protesters of the Dakota Access pipeline to leave federal land could have little immediate effect on the encampment where scores of people have been gathered for …
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 2:29 P.M.
Stocks pulled back slightly on Monday, retreating from the records the market set last week.
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 1:57 P.M.
In another milestone in improving air service between the United States and Cuba, an American Airlines 737 took off Monday morning on the first regularly scheduled flight between Miami and …
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 11:55 A.M.
Melissa Baumann lives some 850 miles from the nation’s capital, but when she hears President-elect Donald Trump and his supporters say they will “drain the swamp,” she worries she will …
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 9:46 A.M.
Thrifty U.S. consumers carefully picked over Black Friday discounts during the four-day weekend, leaving retailers with less money in their registers and a lukewarm kickoff to the holiday season.
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 8:48 A.M.
A World Trade Organization panel on Monday ruled that Washington state offered billions in illegal tax breaks to plane maker Boeing, and that the U.S. government must take action to …
MONDAY, NOV. 28, 2016, 8:27 A.M.
Around the world, concerns are mounting about China’s unfair trade and investment practices. How Donald Trump responds could have a far-reaching impact on the global economy and financial markets.
SUNDAY, NOV. 27, 2016
White Americans without a college degree are becoming more likely to die in middle age, reversing decades of progress toward better health. Researchers first noticed this worrisome trend last year. …
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 3 P.M.
Wal-Mart, Target and other brick-and-mortar chains are counting on heavier discounts and a bigger online selection to keep up with Amazon.com this holiday season.
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 12:35 P.M.
Johnson & Johnson said Friday that is in early talks to buy the Swiss drugmaker Actelion Pharmaceuticals.
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 10:50 A.M.
Saudi Arabia pulled out of planned talks with non-OPEC nations including Russia as disagreements about how to share the burden of supply cuts stood in the way of a deal …
FRIDAY, NOV. 25, 2016, 6:58 A.M.
Shoppers were on the hunt for deals and were at the stores for entertainment Friday as malls opened for what is still one of the busiest days of the year, …
THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016, 6:54 A.M.
If you’re looking to save a few bucks at the mall while holiday shopping, charge up the smartphone and bring these apps with you.
THURSDAY, NOV. 24, 2016, 5:56 A.M.
Since Donald Trump was elected president, the value of the U.S. dollar is up about 4 percent against the currencies of our trading partners. And that “Trump bump” in the …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 11:30 A.M.
The October unemployment was 5.8 percent in Spokane County, matching September for the lowest rate of the year. It was slightly above the October 2015 jobless rate of 5.7 percent. …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 11:15 A.M.
Iraq, the second-largest oil producer in OPEC, will shoulder part of the burden of output cuts outlined by the group in September, Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi said.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 9:37 A.M.
Americans took to the roads, air and railways Wednesday for what is expected to be the busiest Thanksgiving travel period in almost a decade.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 8:54 A.M.
More Americans sought unemployment benefits last week. But jobless claims remain at low levels, showing that most American workers enjoy job security.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 8:46 A.M.
Strikes at Deutsche Lufthansa will wipe out almost 2,000 flights after a failed bid to have a pilot walkout over pay declared illegal led a union to extend it by …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 8:43 A.M.
Orders for big-ticket manufactured goods increased in October by the largest amount in a year, reflecting a surge in demand for commercial airplanes. The category that tracks business investment spending …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 8:42 A.M.
Consumer confidence rose more than previously reported to a six-month high in November, showing Americans became more optimistic about their finances and the economy after Donald Trump won the presidential …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 8:38 A.M.
The European Parliament has voted down a challenge by a group of EU lawmakers to try to have the bloc’s hard-won trade pact with Canada referred to Europe’s top court.
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 7:21 A.M.
The airline that ships packages for Amazon and DHL says it is seeking a court order to get striking pilots back to work as the busy holiday shipping season kicks …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2016, 5:15 A.M.
Eddie Bauer recently launched a national marketing campaign featuring its first TV ad in years and emphasizing the company’s roots and transformation into an “active outdoor lifestyle brand.”
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 2:15 P.M.
Toyota Motor Corp. is recalling 834,000 Toyota Sienna minivans in North America because the sliding doors could open while the vehicle is moving.
TUESDAY, NOV. 22, 2016, 2:06 P.M.
The Dow Jones industrial average surpassed 19,000 for the first time Tuesday as a post-election rally drove indexes further into record territory. Discount store chains made large gains, but health …