WASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers absorbed another surge in prices in May — a 0.6% increase over April and 5% over the past year, the biggest 12-month inflation spike since 2008.
American consumers absorbed another surge in prices in May — a 0.6% increase over April and 5% over the past year, the biggest 12-month inflation spike since 2008.
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The OPEC oil cartel and allied producing countries plan to restore 2.1 million barrels per day of crude production, balancing fears that COVID-19 outbreaks in some countries will sap demand against surging energy needs in recovering economies.
The OPEC oil cartel and allied producing countries have confirmed plans to up crude production. Recovering oil prices have meant higher costs for motorists in the US.
Q: Why do so many buyers, agents and inspectors have the impression that home inspections are designed to develop “punch lists” of minor issues they expect sellers to remedy before closing?
WASHINGTON (AP) — America's housing market has grown so overheated as demand outpaces supply that prices keep hitting record highs — and roughly half of all U.S. houses are now selling above their list price.
Virginia’s unemployment rate continues to drop as the COVID-19 pandemic slowly recedes, but the job market still has some major issues along with an overall economy that is in flux.
Virginia's unemployment rate continues to drop as the COVID-19-pandemic slowly recedes, but the job market still has some major issues along with an overall economy that is in flux.
This was the week of consumer angst. Inflation is pushing prices up, while the stock market started the week trending down.
If for-sale signs in front yards were creatures, they would have the life span of fruit flies. Among homes sold in March 2021, 83% had been on the market for…
A Memorial Day trip to hike and bike at Mississippi Palisades State Park seemed like an easy pandemic getaway — until Autumn Wolfer tried to book a rental car to drive there. Including insurance, some rental car companies wanted as much as $900, she said. So Wolfer, 43, of Chicago’s Ravenswood neighborhood, checked out Turo, a car-sharing company that lets people rent from individuals rather ...
Newport News police are reviewing the 2012 death of an infant of the mother now accused of killing one of her children this week. Police Chief Steve Drew said Thursday that he’s having detectives look into that 7-month baby girl’s sudden death nine years ago. “It’s always good to put second eyes on it,” Drew said of the prior case. “I just want to go back and look.” Sarah Whitney Ganoe, 35, is ...
Moving is exciting, but it can also be stressful for more reasons than one. From finding the time and energy to box up all of your belongings, to picking a trustworthy moving service to safely transport them all from one place to the next, there are just so many factors to consider. On top of […]