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Construction of new homes improves, but home builders still struggle with lack of labor and materials

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Home-builder confidence wanes amid ongoing shortages of workers and materials

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U.S. consumer sentiment sentiment falls to 6-month low amid record inflation concerns

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Bars and restaurants ring up big business in June and lead rebound in U.S. retail sales

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Import prices climb 1% in June as Americans pay more for foreign goods

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U.S. unemployment claims drop to pandemic low of 360,000, but businesses still struggle to find workers

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U.S. industrial output moderates in June, held down by chip supply woes in auto sector

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NY Empire State, Philly Fed indices show strong manufacturing growth

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New York Empire State factory index soars to record high in July

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Wholesale prices surge again as U.S. endures bout of higher inflation

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The cost of living posts biggest surge since 2008, U.S. CPI shows, as inflation spreads through economy

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Pandemic accounting: U.S. June budget deficit narrows by $690 billion from record-setting month one year ago

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A record number of U.S. small businesses are raising wages, NFIB says, but skilled workers still hard to find

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U.S. wholesale inventories surge in May as businesses rush to keep up with strong sales

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Americans are reaching for their credit cards again and taking out more auto loans

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Why aren’t more Americans working? Do they plan to get a job soon?

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U.S. unemployment claims rise slightly in early July, but layoffs remain near pandemic low

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Fed admits inflation rose much higher than expected, but it still insists price increases are temporary

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U.S. job openings hit record 9.2 million, but businesses can’t find enough workers to fill them

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Millions of Americans are going back to work where they actually work