Consumer prices jumped 5.4% in the last 12 months

(WASHINGTON) -- Consumer prices continued to climb last month, newly-released data indicates, as the economy begins to bounce back from the pandemic-induced downturn. The consumer price index, the Labor Department's measure of what consumers pay... Read More.

Consumer prices spiked 4.2% in the last 12 months

(NEW YORK) -- Consumer prices spiked sharply in April, according to new data released Wednesday by the Department of Labor. The consumer price index, a barometer that measures what consumers pay for everyday goods and... Read More.