Sen. Pat Roberts jokingly offered Sen. Ron Wyden a Valium, setting off tensions even before Mnuchin gave his opening remarks.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
The number of Americans filing initial claims for unemployment benefits fell unexpectedly last week back to near the lowest levels in decades.
Central bank president argues the increased inflation rates were not yet a convincing trend for the ECB to amend its monetary policy.
"You can't sit on your hands," James Gorman tells CNBC from Davos.
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The company said it added 7.05 million subscribers during the quarter, well above its own expectations of 5.2 million.
U.S. stocks closed mixed on Wednesday as investors awaited remarks from the top Federal Reserve official.
U.S. shale production is set to snap a three-month decline in February, the Energy Information Administration said.
In the final news conference of his presidency, Barack Obama stressed the need for the U.S. to continue in protecting people's rights.
President Obama says fraud at the polls is something that has been repeatedly disproved.
The economy is closing in on the Fed's goals, giving it impetus to start reducing the support it has provided, Chair Janet Yellen said.
Donald Trump begins his presidency facing opposition from a majority of Americans, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.
The poll also found that one-third of Americans call Donald Trump's relationship with Vladimir Putin inappropriately friendly.
U.S. equities fell on Tuesday, with financials lagging, as uncertainty around President-elect Donald Trump's policies grew.
Gains were capped by forecasts for rising U.S. and Russian production and skepticism that OPEC as a whole would comply with output cuts.
The Justice Department called it "one of the largest" Financial Institutions Reform, Recovery and Enforcement Act penalties.
The prospect of stronger economic growth and higher interest rates have had a big, positive impact, Brian Moynihan tells CNBC.
William Dudley is president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and a voting member on the Fed's policy-setting committee.
"I want this United Kingdom to emerge from this period of change stronger, fairer, more united and more outward-looking than ever before."