Who Decides If We're In A Recession? 8 Economists You've Likely Never Heard OfThe economists, who serve together as the Business Cycle Dating Committee, are hand-selected by and work under the umbrella of the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), a private nonprofit organization.
Goucher Poll Finds Franchot, Moore & Perez Tied In Maryland's Democratic Gubernatorial PrimaryWith Maryland's July primary election just a few weeks out, three Democratic candidates for the state's highest elected office are running neck and neck, according to the results of a new poll.
Black Americans Bear The Brunt Of Rising Grocery, Gas & Housing PricesResearchers say Black families will suffer the worst effects of rising inflation because they lag behind their White counterparts in income, wealth, financial savings and home ownership.
Top Biden Officials Plan U.S. Travel Blitz To Discuss Combatting InflationTop Biden administration officials will be dispatched across the country this week to reassure Americans that combating inflation remains a top priority for the White House as prices soar and economic concerns mount, a White House official tells CNN.
Rewards Programs Can Offset Painful Prices At Baltimore Gas StationsHigh prices at gas stations may be pushing people toward gas rewards programs.
High Inflation Is Prompting Pet Owners To Surrender Pets To Animal SheltersSome pet owners are struggling to keep up with costs as high inflation is hitting their wallets hard, and some of them are having to give up their pets.
Drivers Don't See Full Benefit From State Gas Tax HolidaysConsumers don't receive the full benefit of gas tax holidays, according to a recent analysis by the nonpartisan Penn Wharton Budget Model, which looked at suspensions in three states through mid-May.
United Way Steps Up Assistance As Maryland Families Struggle Under Rising InflationUnited Way of Central Maryland says their helpline call volume is up as more and more families struggle to afford everyday needs.
Soaring Inflation Is Increasing The Cost Of Living For People Who Commute To WorkIf you’ve been working from home and returning to the office, you’ll notice the cost of your favorite lunch items going up while some companies are quietly shrinking the sizes of your favorite food products.
Baltimore Residents Adjust To Rising Prices Tied To Inflation, Supply Chain IssuesWith U.S. inflation at a more than 40-year high, some Baltimore consumers are adapting to rising prices.
Inflation Rises At Fastest Pace Since 1981, Pushed Up By Record Gas PricesThe pain of higher prices continues for U.S. consumers.
How America Is Coping With Inflation: Buy What's Needed, Nothing MorePrices are rising for just about everything, forcing millions of Americans to make increasingly difficult choices.
Your Memorial Day BBQ Is Going To Cost You A Lot More This YearSticker shock is everywhere, from burgers to buns, from ketchup to mustard. The good news is there's some price relief at stores now.
'Lunchflation' Is Real. Returning To The Office Is Costing Us A FortuneFood. Commuting. Daycare. Rising gas prices and soaring inflation have made going back to the office more expensive.
Franchot Calls For Special Session To Halt Maryland Gas Tax Hike, Implement 4-Month Gas Tax HolidayMaryland's gas tax is scheduled to increase by 18% on July 1, with increases in the state's tax on fuel indexed to inflation.