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February 23, 2017
People attend the Tesla and Space X booth at TechFair LA, a technology job fair, in Los Angeles Jan. 26, 2017. Lucy Nicholson / Reuters
U.S. labor, housing markets data underscore economy's stamina
February 23, 2017 - 10:54am
February 22, 2017
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, center, listens to President Donald Trump speak during a "strategic initiatives" lunch at the White House Feb. 22, 2017. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Trump seeks jobs advice from some firms that offshore U.S. work
February 22, 2017 - 3:10pm
February 21, 2017
Blake Cooper (left) talks with beef producers about the wild swing in cattle markets at one of the weekly sales at the Creston Livestock Auction. While the unrealistic highs in the markets were a bonus for producers, Cooper was concerned that the prices were too high for comfort. Erin Beck / Forum News Service
Official: Cattle prices have stabilized
February 21, 2017 - 4:11pm
February 16, 2017
Construction workers build a single family home in San Diego Feb. 15, 2017. Mike Blake / Reuters
US housing starts drop; permits rise to one-year high
February 16, 2017 - 10:19am
February 15, 2017
Scott Green, Market President of Starion Bank, speaks on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017, during the Chamber of Commerce’s annual Economic Outlook Forum at Fargo’s Ramada Plaza & Suites. David Samson / Forum News Service
Economist: New recession unlikely for now as America enters 'bunny market'
February 15, 2017 - 5:44pm
February 7, 2017
A field of wheat east of Emerado, N.D., is contrasted by a cerulean sky on Tuesday, July 26, 2016. Wheat revenue is forecasted to be down in 2017 by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Nick Nelson/Forum News Service
2017 farm profitability projections mixed
February 7, 2017 - 4:34pm
February 1, 2017
New Chevrolet Corvettes await unloading at a dealer's lot in Silver Spring, Md., on June 1, 2016. REUTERS/Gary Cameron/File Photo
Fed leaves interest rates unchanged, remains upbeat on economy
February 1, 2017 - 5:59pm
January 30, 2017
A family shops at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Springdale, Ark., June 4, 2015. REUTERS/Rick Wilking/File Photo
U.S. consumer spending, housing data bolster economic outlook
January 30, 2017 - 4:57pm
January 26, 2017
A construction site of new homes is seen at Leyden Rock in Arvada, Colo., Aug. 30, 2016. REUTERS/Rick Wilking/File Photo
U.S. new home sales fall; weekly jobless claims rise
January 26, 2017 - 12:14pm
January 25, 2017
Bob Sinner, owner of SB&B Foods, pulls soybeans from a sorter Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017, at Identity Ag Processing, LLC, in Casselton, N.D. Ninety percent of his company’s exports go to clients in Asia and he is unsure how President Trump’s policies will affect them. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
North Dakota businesses unhappy with Trump trade policy
January 25, 2017 - 7:42pm
January 16, 2017
File photo of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump gestures during a USA Thank You Tour event in Mobile, Alabama on December 17, 2016.   REUTERS/Lucas Jackson/File Photo
IMF boosts U.S. growth forecasts on Trump spending, tax plans
January 16, 2017 - 3:03pm
December 29, 2016
Shipping containers are seen at the Port Newark Container Terminal near New York City July 2, 2009. REUTERS/Mike Segar
Goods trade deficit widens; labor market near full strength
December 29, 2016 - 5:33pm
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks briefly to reporters between meetings at the Mar-a-lago Club in Palm Beach, Florida, U.S. December 28, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Trump tax reforms could depend on little-known 'scoring' panel
December 29, 2016 - 4:55pm
December 5, 2016
Stark Development Corporation says economic worst is over
December 5, 2016 - 8:48pm
November 26, 2016
Lauren Cassezza, a nurse in the CHI St. Joseph's Health baby wing in Dickinson, N.D., looks after a newborn on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2015. Births were up in western North Dakota in 2015 but down statewide. (Submitted Photo by Stephanie Fong / CHI St. Joseph's Health)
ND's high-flying birth rates may have leveled off in oil slowdown
November 26, 2016 - 5:01pm