Economy

Amazon and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos provides the keynote address at the Air Force Association's Annual Air, Space & Cyber Conference in Oxen Hill, MD, on September 19, 2018. (Photo by Jim WATSON / AFP) (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: New York Questioning Amazon Facial Recognition Helped Kill HQ2 Deal

Amazon officials reportedly defended the company’s facial recognition programs during a meeting with New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Gov. Andrew Cuomo, Thursday, just hours before Amazon reversed its controversial deal to base its new “HQ2” headquarters in New York City.

Larry Kudlow

Kudlow: ‘Biggest Concern’ Is That ‘Pro-Growth Policies Might Be Overturned’

In a Thursday interview with Fox News Channel’s “America’s Newsroom,” White House National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow cautioned against overturning President Donald Trump’s pro-growth policies. “[M]y biggest concern, frankly, is that these pro-growth policies might be overturned. That’s my biggest

Santa should have a good year, as retailers expect to see holiday sales in November and December jump as much as 4.8 percent over 2017

Retail Sales Crashed in December

As the stock market slumped and the government headed into a shutdown, American consumers pulled back on spending in December.