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Consumer-Spending Picture Mixed Despite Gain in U.S. Confidence
By one measure, American consumers are the most confident since before the last recession. The question is whether that translates into a boost to spending.
Markets Shouldn't Be Too Confident in Those Consumer Confidence Numbers  Wall Street Journal (blog)
US Consumer Confidence Rises - And Confidence Is The Bedrock Of Economic Growth  Forbes
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Ford Fights Back Against Trump Debate Claims
Ford Motor Co. F -0.12 % went on the defensive following the latest attacks from Donald Trump aimed at the auto maker's big-dollar Mexico investments and production plans.
Conservatives' major fail on trade  Washington Post (blog)
Ford Fact-Checks Donald Trump on Mexico Move Accusations During Debate  U.S. News & World Report
Wells Fargo Board Actively Considering Executive Clawbacks
Wells Fargo WFC 0.21 % & Co.'s board is actively considering whether to claw back pay from former retail-banking head Carrie Tolstedt as well as from Chief Executive John Stumpf, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Wells Fargo Workers Claim Retaliation for Playing by the Rules  New York Times
Labor Dept. launches 'top-to-bottom' review of Wells Fargo sales ...  Washington Post
Chesapeake stock drops after two directors, including Icahn representative, resign
Chesapeake Energy said on Tuesday that two directors, including a representative of activist investor Carl Icahn, resigned on Monday, a week after Icahn more than halved his stake in the natural gas producer.
Icahn nominee resigns from Chesapeake board; shares tumble  Reuters
Icahn Stake Partial Sale, Credit Rating Downgrade, Rising NatGas Prices Make ...  Seeking Alpha
AmEx can bar merchants from steering card customers elsewhere
A federal appeals court on Monday cleared the way for American Express to block merchants that accept its cards from steering customers toward lower-cost cards from other issuers.
AmEx Can Bar Merchants From Steering Users to Rival Cards  Bloomberg
Appeals court rules in favor of American Express in antitrust lawsuit  USA TODAY
Two 2017 Fed Voters Differ on Rate Hike After Latest Decision
Two Federal Reserve officials who will vote on monetary policy next year offered different views on whether to raise interest rates now, highlighting both sides of a debate that drew a rare three hawkish dissents from policy makers last week.
Fed's Kashkari says leaving rates unchanged was 'right move'  Business Insider
More on remarks from the Fed's Kashkari (no September rate hike was ...  ForexLive
Growing tide of protectionism threatens already weak outlook for global trade
Global trade is experiencing a dramatic slowdown, just as leading political figures in the United States and elsewhere show an unusual level of hostility toward globalization.
World Trade Set For Slowest Yearly Growth Since Global Financial Crisis  Wall Street Journal
WTO cuts 2016 world trade growth forecast to 1.7 percent, cites wake-up ca...  Reuters
Seattle's ride into the home-price stratosphere may be slowing
Seattle area home prices slowed their monthly growth rate, from 2.4 percent lsat spring to just 0.6 percent in July. (Greg Gilbert/The Seattle Times).
Home Prices Are Approaching Record Highs, But S&P/Case-Shiller Says This ...  Forbes
US Home Prices Continued Brisk Growth in July, Case-Shiller Says  Wall Street Journal
It May Not Cost You More To Drive Home In A Climate-Friendly Car
It has been a common belief that low-emissions vehicles, like hybrids and electric cars, are more expensive than other choices. But a new study finds that when operating and maintenance costs are included in a vehicle's price, cleaner cars may actually ...
Low-emissions vehicles cost less to drive, research shows  UPI.com
Study: Low-emissions vehicles are less expensive overall  MIT News
Failed HB2 compromise bill could have prevented sports losses, GOP legislator says
Opposition to the Republican-led NC Legislature's HB2 bill was evident as number signs were carried among the marchers at the 32nd annual NC Pride 2016 parade in Durham, NC which kicked off down West Main Street at 1pm Saturday, September 24, ...
Investors blame North Carolina's anti-LGBT law for the economic backlash  ThinkProgress
Investors join call for North Carolina to repeal LGBT bill  CBS News