- Economy grew at 3.9 percent rate in April-June quarter Updated: Sep-25-15 9:14 am
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy grew at an even faster clip in the spring than previously estimated. But that growth likely slowed in the summer, held back by global headwinds and turbulent financial markets.
- US consumer prices fell 0.1 percent in August Updated: Sep-16-15 9:16 am
WASHINGTON - U.S. consumer prices edged down in August, marking the first decline in seven months and fueled by a big drop in gasoline prices.
- Autos and restaurants push US retail sales higher in August Updated: Sep-15-15 9:15 am
WASHINGTON - Americans stepped up their spending on cars, restaurant meals, groceries and clothing in August, suggesting that consumers will help sustain U.S. economic growth despite a broader global slowdown.