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

Healthy job market lifts US consumer confidence in December

WASHINGTON — A stronger job market lifted consumer confidence in December, a business group said Tuesday.

The Conference... Read more

Average on US 30-year mortgage slips to 3.96 pct. a week after Fed...

WASHINGTON — What Fed rate increase?

One week after the Federal Reserve raised short-term interest rates slightly... Read more