Foreign ministers meeting in Geneva agreed "initial concrete steps" to de-escalate the situation in Ukraine, they said in a joint statement.» Read More
Though the Federal Reserve’s stimulus efforts have wide approval among investors and bankers, some argue its policies distort and harm the economy.
China urged the United States on Friday to scrap plans for President Obama to meet exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama later in the day.
China has the capacity to manage shadow banking which is not yet a global systemic issue, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said on Friday.
Gap said it would raise the hourly pay for its U.S. employees, while Wal-Mart Stores said it remains "neutral" on the issue of minimum wage.
A Nebraska court invalidated the governor's decision to allow the controversial Keystone XL pipeline to pass through the Midwestern state.
Some of the biggest names on Wall Street are quietly preparing to do battle over elections this year.
Nearly 16 months after President Obama was re-elected, labor leaders grouse that they have little to show for their support.
The FOMC unanimously voted at the January meeting to reduce the pace of its monthly bond-buying program by another $10 billion to $65 billion.
Think New York City is the most burdensome place to live in America? Or maybe Los Angeles? Forget it, not even close.
It's rare that Hollywood can teach Corporate America something but in the case of "House of Cards," there are some great lessons for CEOs in managing the media.
Detroit this week is expected to reveal its plan to settle with its creditors and emerge from bankruptcy.
Raising the federal minimum wage to $10.10 could result in 500,000 jobs being lost by late 2016, the CBO estimates.
Approving the northern leg of the Keystone pipeline is a "no-brainer," said former Shell Oil President John Hofmeister, in a rebuke of the Obama administration.
A conservative group that helped defeat an organizing campaign will take its anti-union fight to other auto plants in the South, its leaders said.
Wednesday's FOMC meeting minutes will shed light on the future of the taper.
On the fifth anniversary of a controversial economic stimulus plan, President Obama released a positive report that sparked a new round of partisan debate.
The Obamacare sign-up rate seems to be slowing steeply in February, and many who have enrolled already are failing to pay their first month's premiums.
The U.S. is at risk of becoming a "Downton Abbey" economy, former US treasury secretary Larry Summers has warned.
After three days of voting by hourly wage workers at the Volkswagen final assembly plants in Chattanooga, Tennessee, employees at the plant elected not to join the union.
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