EU and Japan sign trade deal covering a third of the world's economy
The European Union and Japan signed a huge free trade deal on Tuesday that covers 600 million people...

Texas to pass Iraq and Iran as world's No. 3 oil powerhouse
The shale oil boom has brought a gold rush mentality to Texas, home to two massive oilfields.<img...

CEOs are dumping stock in their companies. Here's what that means
Selling by corporate insiders has climbed to the highest level in a year, even as CEOs push through ...

China's economy slows just as the trade fight begins
There are more signs that China's economy is slowing as its trade fight with the United States escal...

Looking for a home in Berlin or Budapest? Prepare to pay more
Europe took 11 of the top 20 spots on a ranking of cities with the largest price increases in the fi...

Fed is ready to keep raising rates, but faces a list of uncertainties
Any surprising twist could snag the Fed's plans to continue to gradually raise rates this year, and ...

Wall Street's $6.3 trillion man is worried about a trade war
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Minimum wage since 1938
When the federal minimum wage first became law in 1938, it was 25 cents. Adjusted for inflation, tha...

Prices are rising faster than they have in six years
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Countries with higher wages than the U.S.
Some Republicans say high wages in the U.S. are hurting America's global competitiveness. See the co...