Women are on track to earn the same as men -- in 202 years
The economic opportunity gap -- based on participation, pay and advancement in the workforce -- remains the area that’ll take the longest time to close.
China's Xi Jinping calls for reform implementation, offers no new measures
"We will reinforce the development of the state economy while guid...
Gold prices steady in run-up to Fed meeting
Spot gold was little changed at $1,245.40 per ounce as of 0119 GMT.
Dollar on back foot before Fed, markets eye policy outlook
The dollar index was flat at 97.1 after losing 0.4 per cent on Monday.
GOP waits on Trump as clock ticks toward partial shutdown
WASHINGTON (AP) — The fight over President Donald Trump's $5 billion wall funds deepened Monday, threatening a partial government shutdown in a standoff that has become increasingly common in Washington.
DOJ files to halt Trump suit demanding financial documents
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department on Monday challenged a federal judge's decision to allow a case accusing President Donald Trump of profiting off the presidency to go forward. Justice lawyers want an appeals court to take the case instead.
The Latest: Portions of FBI interview with Flynn released
7:05 p.m. Portions of the FBI interview notes at the center of the false statements case against Michael Flynn have been released.
Trump meets with team as clock ticks to partial shutdown
WASHINGTON (AP) — The standoff over President Donald Trump's $5 billion wall funds deepened Monday, threatening a partial government shutdown in a standoff that has become increasingly common in Washington.
Trump plans to create unified US Space Command
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump plans to sign an executive order before the end of the year creating a U.S. Space Command as a major military command. That's according to two U.S.
A look at where the investigations related to Trump stand
WHAT'S THIS ALL ABOUT? Trump is facing criminal investigations in Washington and New York.
Comey says House Republicans are 'shameful' after interview
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former FBI Director James Comey had harsh words for House Republicans on Monday, saying their silence in response to President Donald Trump's attacks on the Justice Department is "shameful.
Criminal justice bill passes first test vote in Senate
WASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation that would ease federal sentencing laws for some offenders cleared its first major test vote Monday, garnering overwhelming support in both parties even as some conservatives portrayed the bill as soft on crime.
US airstrikes in Somalia on the rise
WASHINGTON (AP) — A spate of American airstrikes against Islamic extremists in Somalia is the latest in a dramatic uptick in U.S. attacks in the Horn of Africa nation since President Donald Trump took office.
Comey on Capitol Hill for 2nd interview with GOP-led panels
WASHINGTON (AP) — Former FBI Director James Comey is back for a second closed-door interview with two Republican-led committees investigating what they say was bias at the Justice Department before the 2016 presidential election.