First quarter GDP is revised down to 3.1% as corporate profits slowed

Real gross domestic product increased at an annual rate of 3.1% in the first quarter of…

HUD awards additional $1.2 million to fair housing groups to fight discrimination

The Department of Housing and Urban Development is awarding an additional $1.2 million to 11 fair…

Blackstone sells off more than $1 billion in shares of Invitation Homes

After helping build Invitation Homes into one of the nation’s largest single-family rental operators, Blackstone is…

The Wall Street Journal: Gannett, GateHouse in merger talks; deal would create nation’s largest newspaper publisher

USA Today publisher Gannett Co. has recently held merger talks with GateHouse Media, according to people…

Economic Report: Mortgage rates have fallen again — this time, below a key threshold

Rates for home loans fell again, taking the most popular loan product below a psychological threshold,…

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook shareholders reject proposal to rein in Mark Zuckerberg’s power

Facebook Inc. shareholders voted down a proposal backed by seven state treasurers that sought to split…

NewsWatch: Uber loses more than $1 billion in first earnings report since IPO

Uber Technologies Inc. shares ticked lower in late trading Thursday, after the ride-hailing company lived up…

Uber thinks price war with Lyft may be ending, and both stocks are headed higher

Uber Technologies Inc. shares shot higher in after-hours trading Thursday after executives indicated a price war…

The Wall Street Journal: Evidence shows GOP knew citizenship question on census would benefit them, ACLU argues

Two Trump administration officials concealed the role of a Republican redistricting strategist in adding a citizenship…