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U.S. Homebuilder Confidence Edged Up in April

U.S. homebuilders' confidence in the housing market rose only modestly in April, constrained by tight credit for home buyers and a shortage of workers and available land.

U.S. Consumer Prices Rose Slightly in March

The consumer price index rose 0.2 percent in March, after scant 0.1 percent increases in the previous two months, the Labor Department said Tuesday.

U.S. Businesses Boost Stockpiles as Sales Improve

U.S. businesses increased their stockpiles by 0.4 percent in February, following a similar rise in January, as sales rebounded by the largest amount in nine months.

U.S. Retail Sales Jumped Sharply in March

U.S. retail sales in March rose by the largest amount in 18 months, led by strong gains in sales of autos, furniture and a number of other products.

Chance of IRS Audit Lowest in Years

Budget cuts and new responsibilities are straining the Internal Revenue Service's ability to police tax returns. This year, the IRS will have fewer agents auditing returns than at any time since at least the 1980s.

U.S. Faces Reluctant Partners in Sanctioning Russia

As it warns Russia to step back from Ukraine or suffer another financial hit, the U.S. is simultaneously trying to coax along a reluctant Europe, which is trying to balance its desire to punish Moscow against its fear of economic turmoil from the effects of a new, harsher round of Western trade sanctions.

Stocks Down But Not Out in Friday Trading

Following Thursday's big selloff, stocks have fluctuated over the course of the trading on Friday, but selling pressure remains relatively subdued.

High Fees Could Be Eating Up Your Retirement Savings

A new study finds that the typical 401(k) fees would erase $70,000 from an average worker's account over a four-decade career, adding up to an extra three years before retirement.

U.S. Producer Prices Jumped 0.5 Percent in March

The producer price index rose 0.5 percent in March and increased 1.4 percent during the past 12 months, the Labor Department said Friday.

Hispanic Unemployment Rate Improved in March

While the U.S. unemployment rate held steady at 6.7 percent in March, the rate for Hispanics dropped to 7.9 percent from 8.1 percent in February, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Friday.

2014 Woman of the Year: An All-Star Lineup

These nine Hispanic women have risen to the top of their profession.

2014 Woman of the Year: Katherine Archuleta

The CEO of a billion-dollar company. A managing director at one of the world's largest banks. The first Latina governor in the U.S. This year's Woman of the Year, Katherine Archuleta, faced a particularly tough field.

5 Notable Hispanic Technology Executives

Hispanics are expected to make up the next generation of high-tech leaders, and so we offer up five Hispanic tech executives you'll be reading about in the coming years.

Top Hispanic Tech Companies Push for the Top

The 2014 Hispanic Business Top 10 Tech companies, from the federal power alley in Virginia to Silicon Valley in California, have successfully weathered the storm in a volatile economy. So how did they do it?

Hispanics Will Carry Clout in Texas Primaries

The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials Educational Fund's 2014 primary electoral profile for the Hispanic electorate in Texas offers a glimpse of what to expect in the Lone Star State's upcoming elections.

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