As Tensions With U.S. Worsen, Europe Courts New Partners

The European Union is hunting for free-trade deals in Asia and Latin America to help compensate for lost business with the United States.

Paychecks Lag as Profits Soar, and Prices Erode Wage Gains

Fears of an overheated economy could prompt the Federal Reserve to cut short a recovery in which incomes have already struggled to gain traction.

Fed Plays Down Trade Woes and Suggests Rosy Economic Outlook

The Federal Reserve’s semiannual Monetary Policy Report suggests that policymakers will continue with their plan to raise rates a total of four times in 2018.