[WASHINGTON] President Donald Trump's new tariffs on Chinese goods are a "job killer" that will slam consumers and could make a recession more likely, industry groups said on Wednesday.

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US EMPLOYERS kept adding workers at a healthy pace in July and wage gains picked up, underlining a solid labour market ahead of this week's Federal Reserve interest-rate cut and President Donald...

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US HIRING topped forecasts in April as the jobless rate dipped to a fresh 49-year low and wage gains were slightly cooler than projected, suggesting the still-healthy labour market can continue to...

[NEW YORK] It began as an inquest into what went wrong. Now the Federal Reserve's policy rethink may be widening to include the part the central bank thought it had gotten right.

[WASHINGTON] As the US wraps up a year of surprisingly strong job growth, such gains are unlikely to repeat in the next 12 months with economic headwinds intensifying for the country and rest of...