Inflation Likely Eased in August, Though Still High

Inflation likely cooled slightly in August, though remaining strong, as a surge in Covid-19 infections slowed economic growth and pandemic-related shortages of labor and supplies continued to drive up prices, economists say.

East Asia’s Economies Face Slowing Growth and Rising Inequality, World Bank Warns

Most countries in East Asia and the Pacific face major setbacks...

Activision Blizzard Agrees to Pay $18 Million to Settle EEOC Probe

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission had been examining allegations of gender-based...

Ford Fortifies EV Bet With Four New U.S. Factories

The auto giant plans to spend $7 billion to build two...

Walter Scott Jr., Business Partner of Warren Buffett, Dies at Age 90

The longtime CEO of what is now Kiewit Corp., a builder...