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DOJ: Illegal monopoly by Ticketmaster, Live Nation drives up prices for...

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Justice Department filed a sweeping antitrust lawsuit against Ticketmaster and parent company Live Nation Entertainment on Thursday, accusing them of...

U.S. applications for jobless benefits fall as labor market continues to...

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell last week as layoffs remained historically low despite the Federal Reserve's efforts to loosen the...

Federal Reserve minutes: Policymakers saw a longer path to rate cuts 

WASHINGTON (AP) – After several unexpectedly high inflation readings, Federal Reserve officials concluded at a meeting earlier this month that it would take...

U.S. existing home sales drop 1.9% in April, pushed lower by...

WASHINGTON (AP) – High mortgage rates and rising prices continued to put a damper on the spring homebuying season last month.  Existing home sales fell 1.9%...

Biden releasing 1 million barrels of gasoline from Northeast reserve in...

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Biden administration said Tuesday that it is releasing 1 million barrels of gasoline from a Northeast reserve established after Superstorm Sandy in...

Retail sales were unchanged in April from March as inflation and...

NEW YORK (AP)  – Americans unexpectedly paused their spending in April from March as inflation continued to sting and elevated interest rates made taking...

U.S. inflation eased last month in the first slowdown of 2024 

WASHINGTON (AP) – Consumer inflation in the United States cooled slightly last month after three elevated readings, likely offering a tentative sigh of relief for officials...

Wholesale price increases accelerated in April as inflation remains sticky 

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. wholesale prices rose sharply last month, a sign that inflation pressures remain stubbornly high after three elevated readings in consumer prices...

Are U.S. interest rates high enough to beat inflation? The Fed...

WASHINGTON (AP) – The sharp interest rate hikes of the past two years will likely take longer than previously expected to bring down inflation, several...

U.S. consumer sentiment drops to 6-month low on inflation, unemployment fears 

WASHINGTON (AP) – U.S. consumer sentiment fell sharply in May to the lowest level in six months as Americans cited stubbornly high inflation and...
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