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U.S. home construction rebounded in July, rising to an eight-month high and offering hope that housing has regained momentum after two months of declines.
U.S. consumer prices rose in July at the slowest pace in five months, held back by a drop in gasoline prices.
Foreign buyers of U.S. Treasury securities increased their holdings in June, topping $6 trillion for the first time.
U.S. businesses added to their stockpiles at a slightly slower pace in June compared with May, possibly reflecting weaker sales in the past two months.
The federal government ran a lower deficit this July than a year ago, keeping it on course to record the lowest deficit in six years.
The world’s top finance officials said Saturday that the global economy is recovering and they hope well-run economic programs will avoid the risks that threaten that rebound.
The U.S. Treasury said that Lew warned Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov that the United States is prepared to impose “additional significant sanctions” if Russia escalates the Ukraine situation. Treasury said in a statement th...