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Tuesday August 14th, 2018 7:00AM

AP Business - Consumer News

Wildfire victims among those stung by Trump's trade war
The cost of building a home has been rising, in part because of the tariffs President Donald Trump has imposed on imported lumber, nails and other construction material
4:06PM ( 2 days ago )
Trump's tariffs boost rebuilding costs for wildfire victims
President Donald Trump's tariffs on imported construction materials are making it more expensive to rebuild homes lost to wildfires and other natural disasters
11:03AM ( 2 days ago )
Supreme Court nominee takes hard line on federal regulations
Kavanaugh has expressed concern about federal agencies running amok, his rejection of environmental rules and other regulations reflecting a dim view of their aims
12:35AM ( 6 days ago )
Airlines, consumer groups ready for fight over proposed bill
Safety and consumer issues will take center stage when the Senate considers a bill to operate the Federal Aviation Administration
9:24AM ( 6 days ago )
Auto group accused of deceptive practices to sell to Navajos
The Federal Trade Commission has accused an auto group in the U.S. Southwest of using deceptive and unlawful practices to sell vehicles to Navajos
6:48PM ( 1 week ago )
Complaint filed over ketamine research without prior consent
Consumer rights advocates allege a Minneapolis health care provider ignored ethical practices and federal safeguards when it researched the effect of a powerful sedative on more than 100 participants without their prior consent
2:57PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Trump's pick to run consumer watchdog faces skeptical Senate
Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, faces hostile questioning from Senate Democrats in her nomination hearing, but her nomination is likely to move forward
3:58PM ( 3 weeks ago )
The Latest: Watchdog nominee fails to sway Democrats
Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, didn't appear to win support from any Democrats at a hearing.
1:36PM ( 3 weeks ago )
The Latest: Watchdog nominee approves of Mulvaney approach
Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, approves of the job being done by the current acting director.
11:40AM ( 3 weeks ago )
The Latest: Lawmakers debate watchdog nominee's experience
Kathy Kraninger, President Donald Trump's nominee for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, faces the Senate Banking Committee, where is she is expected to face extremely hostile questioning from Senate Democrats
11:25AM ( 3 weeks ago )