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US home sales rose in October as hurricane impact wanes
US home sales rose last month as hurricane impact rapidly fades; supply falls to record October low
Derided by critics, trickle-down economics gets another try WASHINGTON (AP) — Does money roll downhill? In their effort to overhaul the U.S. tax code, President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans are betting it does. Behind their legislation is a theory long popular among conservatives:
US home construction reaches strongest pace in a year
US construction of new homes climbed 13.7 percent in October; building of apartment complexes surged
US homebuilder sentiment rises in November
U.S. homebuilders are feeling more optimistic this month, reflecting a recent rebound in sales of newly built homes
This Week: Consumer prices, Wal-Mart earns, housing starts
A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: JUST A BLIP? Economists expect that a gauge of U.S. consumer prices edged higher in October after a big jump the previous month. The Labor Department's consumer price index , due out Wednesday, is projected to
ANALYSIS: The Republican tax plan is a hard sell
Republicans finally have an actual tax reform bill, and after disagreements over what to call it, the legislation has a name too. But if the debacle over health care this summer was any lesson for the party, having a bill and a title does not mean Republicans have a messaging strategy. In a lot of
Trump names Jay Powell to replace Janet Yellen as Fed chair
Powell served as undersecretary of the Treasury under George H.W. Bush and was appointed to the Federal Reserve Board of Governors by Barack Obama in 2012.
Should you have a sprinkler system in your home?
Some fire safety experts are pushing for sprinklers, which are required in new homes in three states, to be more widely used, while others question whether they are worth the cost.
13-year-old builds $1,500 tiny house in family's backyard
Luke Thill is an Iowa middle school student who spent the past year building his own home in his family’s backyard. Luke, 13, raised $1,500 of his own money by mowing lawns and helping neighbors and friends in order to build his 89-square-foot tiny home. "I was just on YouTube looking around and
'This Week' Transcript 8-6-17: Kellyanne Conway, Thom Tillis, Chris Coons
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR 'THIS WEEK' on August 6, 2017 and it will be updated. (BEGIN VIDEOTAPE) ANNOUNCER: THIS WEEK with George Stephanopoulos starts right now. GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS, ABC HOST (voice-over): The president cleans house. SARAH HUCKABEE SANDERS , WHITE HOUSE PRESS SECRETARY: The