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More than 123,000 homes went back to the bank in the third quarter, as banks have finally reached a point where they can push foreclosures forward.
U.S. producer prices in September posted their biggest decline in eight months amid lower energy costs.
U.S. retail sales barely rose in September, but sales of automobiles and other goods pointed to solid domestic demand.
The U.S. economy likely would not support an interest rate hike this year, a top Federal Reserve official told CNBC.
Mortgage applications plummeted 27.6 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis for the week that ended Friday.
Richard Fisher said Tuesday the Fed should heed the call of central bankers around the world and get on with hiking interest rates.
The Fed should hold off on any interest rate hike until it is clear that global economic risks won't hurt the U.S., Governor Lael Brainard said.
Rates are still likely to rise this year but that could change if the global economy pushes the U.S. economy off course, the Fed vice chairman said.
Market action in August has raised some questions about a slowing global economy for the second-half of the year, William Dudley said Friday.
A U.S. rate hike is still probably coming in October or December despite some conflicting economic signals, Dennis Lockhart said.
U.S. import prices barely declined in September, with oil prices rebounding and the drag on prices from a weak global economy appearing to moderate.
The Tax Policy Center now estimates that 40 percent of tax units won't pay tax in 2025, higher than its previous projection of about one-third.
The Federal Reserve should have hiked in March and "has kept rates too low too long," Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman said.
The Fed should communicate its views well enough that markets will not be taken by surprise by a rate hike, a top U.S. central banker said.
Interest rate fluctuations and anxiety over new mortgage rules had borrowers rushing to their lenders.
U.S. exports took a hit from an ailing global economy in August, fueling the largest expansion of America's trade deficit in five months.
Eric Rosengren still expects the Fed to raise rates this year despite what the head of the Boston Fed called a "weak" September jobs report.
The former Federal Reserve chief also said there's been too much reliance on the Fed, and other policymakers in the government need to step up.
Stocks sank and investors ran to the safety of Treasurys after a disappointing jobs report pushed off expectations for a Fed rate hike into 2016.
The U.S. economy created 142,000 jobs in September, a number that missed expectations and could cool expectations that the Federal Reserve will start raising interest rates soon.