Railroads Brace as Regulator Signals Willingness to Take On Industry

The Surface Transportation Board, which this week threw a wrench into a $30 billion railroad merger, could have more in store for the nation’s freight railways—with implications for both business and consumers.

Consumer Confidence Continues Slide on Covid-19, Inflation Worries

A september survey showed a pullback in consumers’ intentions to make...

Home-Price Growth Hit Record in July

The Case-Shiller index rose 19.7% in the year that ended in...

Evergrande Bondholders Mull Next Steps in Wake of Missed Payment

Foreign investors in the Chinese property giant’s debt face the challenge...

Facebook Asks Oversight Board for Guidance on How It Regulates High-Profile Users

The board—an outside body that Facebook created to ensure the accountability...