Economy

Newest US sanctions against Russia hit an economic nerve

Aug 13, 2018

Hitting an economic nerve: Newest US sanctions get a rise out of Russia, a drop in the ruble

Wildfire victims among those stung by Trump's trade war

Aug 11, 2018

The cost of building a home has been rising, in part because of the tariffs President Donald Trump has imposed on imported lumber, nails and other construction material

New US sanctions could pitch Russia relations to new low

Aug 11, 2018

While the first wave of new US sanctions may have a limited impact on Russia, a second batch could hit its economy hard and send already tense relations into a tailspin

Growing Spokane, Washington, sheds its sleepy city image

Aug 11, 2018

Spokane is booming, with a hot real estate market, a fast-growing population and a rising arts and entertainment sector

Amid trade dispute, New England and Canadian leaders to talk

Aug 11, 2018

Some of the political leaders from the New England states and the premiers of the five eastern Canadian provinces will be meeting at a Vermont ski resort while a bitter trade dispute simmers between Washington and Ottawa

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's economic mirage; Sanders on Medicare

Aug 11, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's overblown and false claims about tariffs, the economy, wildfires and vets; misleading rhetoric from Sen. Bernie Sanders on 'Medicare for all'

Trump praises Mexico, threatens Canada with auto tariffs

Aug 11, 2018

President Donald Trump says a trade deal with Mexico is "coming along nicely," but Canada must wait

Eco-terror defendant arrested in Cuba after 12 years on run

Aug 10, 2018

Authorities say a former Seattle man wanted in connection with an eco-terrorism conspiracy dating back two decades has been arrested in Cuba

Turkish turmoil knocks US and European stocks lower

Aug 10, 2018

Stocks in the U.S. and Europe take sharp losses as Wall Street worries about financial instability in Turkey

Markets Right Now: Turkish turmoil sends US stocks lower

Aug 10, 2018

Stocks in the U.S. and Europe skidded as investors worried about the financial stability of Turkey and how it might affect the global financial system.

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