Americas

The FINANCIAL -- Americans felt slightly less confident in the economy last week, as their perceptions of current conditions dimmed somewhat. Gallup's U.S. Economic Confidence Index averaged +4 for the week ending Nov. 19, down from the previous reading of ...

The FINANCIAL -- Americans' satisfaction with the way things are going in the U.S. has edged up to 25% in November from this year's low of 21% last month, a reading that likely resulted from the mass ...

The FINANCIAL -- Americans continue to rate President Donald Trump better on the economy than on taxes, the situation with North Korea, foreign affairs and healthcare policy. Although the economy is ...

The FINANCIAL -- Americans' confidence in the economy was steady last week, holding at the highest level since mid-August and one of the highest levels in the past nine years. Gallup's U.S. Economic ...

The FINANCIAL -- Gallup's November update of Americans' 2017 holiday spending plans finds consumers planning to spend an average $862 on Christmas gifts this year. That is sharply higher than their ...

The FINANCIAL -- An October Pew Research Center report examined Americans’ views about automation, including their opinions on how widespread these technologies would become over the next 20 years. ...

The FINANCIAL -- On the heels of President Donald Trump's recent declaration that the opioid crisis is a health emergency, Americans' mentions of drug and alcohol abuse as the most urgent national ...

The FINANCIAL -- The number of assaults against Muslims in the United States rose significantly between 2015 and 2016, easily surpassing the modern peak reached in 2001, the year of the September 11 ...