As Californians Exit East, Reno Motels Become Last Resort for Low-Cost HousingSilicon Valley firms from Apple to Tesla have set up operations in the Reno area, bringing waves of tech workers. For Reno's down-and-out, however, the boom has pushed housing prices up and the tourist town's many motor lodges have become their housing of last resort.
Stocks Market Tumbles: Dow Falls More Than 800 PointsOctober has often been a nerve-racking month for investors, and this month is living up to that reputation. Stocks slid sharply on Wednesday because investors are worried about rising interest rates.
Unemployment Falls to 3.7 Percent – Lowest Since 1969Hiring is so strong that employers are having trouble filling openings and some are being forced to offer higher pay.
S&P 500, Nasdaq Close At Record HighsThe S&P 500 index and Nasdaq composite closed at record highs Friday, just two days after the current bull market in stocks became the longest in history.
Trump Arrives Late, Disrupting G-7 MeetingPresident Trump arrived late for a gender equality meeting at an international summit, prompting the Canadian prime minister to kick it off without waiting for "stragglers" to arrive.
As California Experiences Economic Boom Some Workers Feel Left BehindFor eight straight years, the Bay Area’s economy has been in overdrive, fueling jobs, growth, and driving unemployment to historic lows. Not everyone is benefiting, though.
It's Not Just You: Everything Really Is Getting More ExpensiveAmericans want to buy more stuff, and businesses are rushing to meet demand.
2nd-Longest US Expansion On Record Keeps Churning Out JobsThe U.S. economy has delivered steady if only modest gains for most Americans since the Great Recession ended in 2009. It's been a frustration for many.
California Now World's 5th Largest Economy, Surpassing UKCalifornia has surpassed the United Kingdom to become the world's fifth largest economy.
Pace of U.S. Economic Growth Slowed in First Quarter 2018The U.S. economy slowed to a moderate 2.3 percent annual growth rate in the first quarter as consumer spending turned in the weakest performance in nearly five years, though many analysts view the slowdown as temporary.
Dow Plunges More Than 400 PointsInvestors are in a rotten mood Tuesday. Seemingly good results from Dow components Caterpillar, Coca-Cola and United Technologies didn't please Wall Street.