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May 14, 2018
A truck owner sits by his custom rig among entrants in the "Pride and Polish" competition during the 16th annual Great American Trucking Show in Dallas on Aug. 22, 2014.  Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
With truckers in control, money talks and toilets better sparkle
May 14, 2018 - 1:27pm
May 5, 2018
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AgweekTV: Veteran Veterinarian
May 5, 2018 - 8:30am
May 4, 2018
Workers on a production line build modular homes at a factory in Vallejo, Calif., April 27, 2018. U.S. employers continued to expand their payrolls in April, according to the Labor Department, adding 164,000 workers, with the jobless rate falling to 3.9 percent, the lowest since 2000. (Christie Hemm Klok/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Unemployment rate falls to 3.9 percent as US economy adds 164,000 jobs
May 4, 2018 - 1:50pm
May 1, 2018
U.S. economy hits milestone as Fed tries to keep growth rolling
May 1, 2018 - 6:59am
April 27, 2018
A retail corner in New York, April 12, 2018. With an uptick in inflation and forecasts that economic growth will accelerate later this year, some Federal Reserve officials are calling for faster increases in interest rates. Photo by Karsten Moran / copyright 2018 The New York Times
US economy grew faster than expected in first quarter, the first since Trump's tax cuts
April 27, 2018 - 8:03am
April 4, 2018
Soybeans are unloaded at dusk during harvest in Buda, Illinois, on Sept. 29, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Daniel Acker.
Brewing trade war compounds woes of Midwest farmers
April 4, 2018 - 12:11pm
April 2, 2018
Attendees' trucks are parked outside of the Dallas Convention Center during the 16th annual Great American Trucking Show in Dallas on Aug. 22, 2014. Bloomberg photo by T.J. Kirkpatrick.
Trucking prices set for new surge as U.S. keeps tabs on drivers
April 2, 2018 - 1:10pm
February 22, 2018
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Farm economist David Kohl speaks Wednesday in Willmar about global agricultural trends. Kohl said the current ag downturn has been slow and methodical and could take a toll on farmers who were poor managers during the good times.
In the grinder: Farm economy continues to present challenges for producers
February 22, 2018 - 12:00am
February 2, 2018
President Donald Trump arrives on stage to speak to a House and Senate Republican conference at the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, W. Va., on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. (Tom Brenner/ The New York Times / Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
The economy added 200,000 jobs in January
February 2, 2018 - 10:30am
January 31, 2018
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Grand Forks city leaders want to use a million-dollar art project to boost the local economy
January 31, 2018 - 10:01am
January 26, 2018
President Donald Trump listens to a question from a reporter at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Friday, January 26, 2018. When asked if he tried to fire the special counsel Robert Mueller, Trump called it "fake news." Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is behind Trump. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times Copyright 2018 / New York Times)
US economic growth slowed in 2017's fourth quarter, missing Trump's targets
January 26, 2018 - 9:41am
January 3, 2018
 Five ships wait at anchor in the ice and fog on Lake Superior Monday afternoon. Bob King / Forum News Service
Arctic air anchors frozen freighters to bring Minn. shipping industry to a crawl
January 3, 2018 - 7:54am
December 31, 2017
Dust drifts over a cornfield in Alden, Iowa, on Aug. 28, 2017. Corn dominates the landscape and is primarily used for producing ethanol and feeding hogs. Iowa is the leading U.S. producer of corn and pork. Washington Post photo by Bonnie Jo Mount
'Smothered' and 'shoved aside' in rural America
December 31, 2017 - 9:30am
December 26, 2017
Jennifer Gammell and her son Bryce Lee Garcia, 16, shop for Legos at a Target on Thanksgiving Day in Torrance, Calif., Nov. 23, 2017. More than 174 million Americans shopped from Thursday through Monday, the National Retail Federation said Tuesday, about 10 million more than it had forecast. (Carlos Gonzalez/The New York Times) Copyright 2017 New York Times
Retailers see biggest increase in holiday sales since 2011, report says
December 26, 2017 - 4:37pm
December 18, 2017
Frioma Harrop: Who do we thank for the strong economy?
December 18, 2017 - 7:03am