US recession forecast hits 100%

The US economy falling into recession within the next 12 months is a virtual certainty, according to the latest Bloomberg Economics forecast model released on Monday. The dire projection surfaced just weeks before national midterm elections that will determine control of Congress. Just one week ago, an embattled President Biden insisted a recession was unlikely […]


Inflation surges in September

Inflation ran hotter than expected in September as persistent prices continued to squeeze U.S. households and worsen a political headache for President Biden with just one month until midterm elections. The Labor Department said Thursday that the consumer price index, a broad measure of the price for everyday goods including gasoline, groceries and rents, rose […]