SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A surge in construction jobs continues in New Mexico thanks in large part to the oil and gas boom in the southeastern corner of the state.
BEIJING (AP) — Companies have welcomed a U.S.-Chinese trade truce as a possible step toward breaking a deadlock in a 15-month-old tariff war, while economists caution there was little progress toward settling core disputes including technology that threaten global growth.
NEW YORK (AP) — United Auto Workers said Saturday it’s increasing strike pay for workers picketing at General Motors as the walkout by more than 49,000 employees nears the four-week mark.
BULLHEAD CITY — Bullhead City dentist Mark White and his staff at Valley Dental Associates hosted the third annual Freedom Day at their office on Ramar Road on Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks closed broadly higher on Wall Street for the second straight day Thursday as the U.S. and China kicked off a new round of negotiations in their long-running trade war.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of retirees will get a modest 1.6% cost-of-living increase from Social Security in 2020, an uptick with potential political consequences in an election year when Democrats are pushing more generous inflation protection.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A major Western utility said Thursday it plans to speed up its move away from coal-fired power and get more juice from the sun and wind.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal legislation requiring transparency in hotel room rate advertising faces an uphill battle in the current Congress, according to Nevada U.S. Rep. Dina Titus.
LAUGHLIN — Laughlin Chamber of Commerce President Jackie Mazzeo oversaw the ribbon cutting for the grand opening of 220 Tours (220 Off Road Tours) formerly out of Las Vegas, adding to its profile with a new venture in Laughlin.
BULLHEAD CITY — There has been a document circulating that contains financial data about the activities of Taxpayers Against City Takeover, a political action committee financed by EPCOR Water USA to influence residents to vote against Proposition 415, a proposal seeking consent from local v…
BULLHEAD CITY — Western Arizona Regional Medical Center has recruited 16 physicians and primary care providers over the course of a little more than a year.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew at a modest 2% annual rate in the second quarter, a pace sharply lower than the 3%-plus growth rates seen over the past year. Many analysts believe growth will slow further in coming quarters as global weakness and rising trade tensions exert a toll.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump administration’s trade war with China is largely to blame for stocks’ screeching halt on Wall Street since April, analysts and economists say.
KINGMAN — The National Procurement Institute has presented Mohave County with the Achievement of Excellence in Procurement award. Procurement Director Becky O’Brien led a presentation during a recent Board of Supervisors meeting.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A sharply divided Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate Wednesday for a second time this year but declined to signal that further rate cuts are likely this year.
NEW YORK (AP) — Major U.S. stock indexes closed mostly higher Wednesday after the Federal Reserve cut its benchmark interest rate for a second time this year, citing slowing global economic growth and uncertainty over U.S. trade conflicts.
DETROIT (AP) — Faced with weakening sales, a deteriorating global economy and an unpredictable trade war, General Motors and striking auto workers appeared to be making progress Tuesday toward a four-year labor contract.
DALLAS (AP) — Profit at FedEx fell 11% in its fiscal first quarter, as the package delivery company was buffeted by slower economic growth and the loss of business from retail giant Amazon.