Michael Bloomberg to air $5 million in ads before midterm elections to tout Democrats — and himself

Michael R. Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of New York City who is considering a 2020 presidential campaign, took another step closer to that possibility Sunday with a $5 million national advertising effort that encourages voters… Read More

Watch out: 3 warning signs U.S. economy could be close to recession

Cracks are beginning to show in a booming economy that’s on pace for a 10th year of continuous growth. Why it matters: There’s plenty of good news — economists expect today’s jobs report to show… Read More