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Coverage: Trade deficit hits nine-year high

The U.S. trade deficit increased to a more than nine-year high in January, with the shortfall with China widening sharply, suggesting that President Donald Trump’s “America First” trade policies aimed at eradicating the deficit...

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Coverage: Consumer price index is on the rise

U.S. consumer prices rose considerably more than expected in January, fueling fears that inflation is about to turn dangerously higher. Jeff Cox of CNBC.com had the story: The Consumer Price Index rose 0.5 percent last month against projections of...