As Democratic candidates debate Obamacare and Medicare for All, Americans say their biggest concerns are cutting health-care and drug costs

2020-02-20

It didn’t take long for the candidates at Wednesday night’s Democratic presidential primary debate to turn their attention to health care. Sen. Bernie Sanders, a Vermont independent, said that he would never sign a bill that would reduce benefits enjoyed by Las Vegas’s powerful culinary union. The union has expressedRead More →

U.S. stock market falls on economic growth concerns

2019-10-18

U.S. stocks fell Friday after data showed China’s economic growth slowing further in the third quarter offset a good start to the corporate earnings reporting season. Bearish news on Johnson & Johnson JNJ, -5.37%  and Boeing BA, -3.96%  also weighed on the Dow. What are major indexes doing? The DowRead More →

European stocks slammed by economic concerns

2019-10-02

European stocks on Wednesday were engulfed in red on concerns over the state of the U.S. economy, the world’s largest. The Stoxx Europe 600 SXXP, -1.03%  fell 0.84% to 384.73. The German DAX DAX, -0.89%  dropped 0.92% to 12151.08, the French CAC 40 PX1, -1.23%  tumbled 1% to 5541.60 andRead More →