Paul Wiseman

IMF reduces forecast for US economic growth

WASHINGTON — The International Monetary Fund is downgrading its forecast for the U.S. economy this year and warns that political... Read more

Tepid economic data could lead Fed to delay increase


WASHINGTON — U.S. factory output fell, consumers cut back at retailers and wholesale prices went nowhere in August, the latest... Read more

New secret 'Masterplan' in works, Tesla CEO says ...


Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk, under pressure after a fatal crash involving one of his electric cars, went on Twitter on Sunday to... Read more

Global economy losing momentum, official says


WASHINGTON — World finance officials who meet in Washington this week confront a bleak picture: Eight years after the financial... Read more