- Gas prices may jump from California emissions law Updated: Mar-09-14 11:45 am
- European Central Bank holds rates amid recovery Updated: Mar-06-14 10:57 am
- US applications for jobless aid reach 3-month low Updated: Mar-06-14 8:48 am
- Eurozone growth gaining traction - before Ukraine Updated: Mar-05-14 7:22 am
- Wind energy boom expected in northwest Iowa county Updated: Mar-03-14 7:50 pm
- Economists predict Hawaii GDP to grow 2.9 percent Updated: Feb-28-14 6:34 pm
- Estimated Q4 economic growth rate cut to 2.4 pct. Updated: Feb-28-14 11:55 am
- Economists project solid job growth in Georgia Updated: Feb-27-14 11:03 am
- Solid new-home sales lift hopes for housing market Updated: Feb-26-14 3:59 pm
- HK finance chief: Fed uncertainty clouds outlook Updated: Feb-26-14 4:29 am
- US consumer confidence dips slightly in February Updated: Feb-25-14 11:17 am
- EU revises growth forecasts up slightly Updated: Feb-25-14 10:10 am
- Jamaica aims to revive economy with port hub Updated: Feb-17-14 11:34 am
- Correction: Argentina-Economy story Updated: Feb-14-14 8:34 am
- Yellen's words to be studied for Fed policy clues Updated: Feb-10-14 12:26 pm
- Neb. economic outlook meetings to be held in March Updated: Feb-10-14 5:06 am
- W.Va. cancer trials network to launch in spring Updated: Feb-09-14 3:58 pm
- US economy may be stuck in slow lane for long run Updated: Feb-09-14 12:09 pm
- Corbett defends projection of big revenue jump Updated: Feb-07-14 12:31 pm
SAN FRANCISCO - California's greenhouse gas reduction law already has shaken up the state's industrial sector, costing it more than $1.5 billion in pollution permit fees.
FRANKFURT, Germany - The European Central Bank kept its key interest rate on hold Thursday and raised its economic growth forecasts as it acknowledged that the recovery is strengthening in the 18 countries that use the euro.
WASHINGTON - The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment benefits dropped 26,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 323,000, the lowest level in three months as layoffs remain at pre-recession levels.
LONDON - A double dose of positive economic news Wednesday showed that the recovery of the 18-country eurozone pushed up a gear at the start of 2014 and in the period before the crisis in Ukraine escalated.
PRIMGHAR, Iowa - A rural northwest Iowa county known for its strong winds is expecting an economic boom thanks to a surge of future wind energy projects.
HONOLULU - Hawaii's economy should grow slightly faster this year as the recovery continues and expands beyond the tourism industry, University of Hawaii economists said Friday.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy grew at a 2.4 percent annual rate last quarter, sharply less than first thought, in part because consumers didn't spend as much as initially estimated.
ATLANTA - Economists expect solid job growth in Georgia during the rest of 2014, with help from the housing market and the state's manufacturing and technology industries.
WASHINGTON - A surprisingly strong pace of new-home sales last month has boosted hopes that the spring buying season will be solid enough to lift the overall economy.
HONG KONG - Hong Kong's economic growth will pick up this year but remain under its long-term average, the Asian business center's finance chief predicted on Wednesday, warning that the global outlook is uncertain as the U.S. scales back monetary stimulus.
WASHINGTON - U.S. consumer confidence fell slightly in February over concerns about the near-term outlook for business conditions and jobs.
BRUSSELS - Economic growth across Europe is expected to be slightly stronger this year as the recovery gains ground, according to the European Commission's new forecast released Tuesday.
OLD HARBOR, Jamaica - This hardscrabble harbor town on Jamaica's southern coast seems an unlikely contender in an emerging regional competition over the shipping routes that carry global trade.
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - In a story Feb. 13 about the Argentine government's report that consumer prices rose 3.7 percent in January, The Associated Press miscalculated the equivalent annual inflation rate as 44 percent. Annual inflation compounds monthly inflation, so if Argentine prices were to continue rising at this rate throughout 2014, the annual rate would be 55 percent.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - A series of meetings throughout Nebraska will give farmers and ranchers an outlook on the state's agricultural economy.
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - A statewide cancer clinical trials network scheduled to launch in the spring is expected to improve West Virginians' access to advanced treatments.
WASHINGTON - In the 4½ years since the Great Recession ended, millions of Americans who have gone without jobs or raises have found themselves wondering something about the economic recovery:
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - Gov. Tom Corbett is defending the biggest projected increase in revenue of his administration, saying Friday that it is backed up by economists who advise his administration and his own personal observations that growth is picking up.