Most Federal Reserve watchers did not expect any significant announcements or language changes to this month's statement.» Read More
The Fed will keep its version of the monetary printing press running a while longer, though Chairman Ben Bernanke provided hints Wednesday that the days of extreme easing are coming to a close.
His term expires January. People are saying Obama fired him earlier this week. Bernanke won't talk about it.
Small business owners are already curtailing hiring because of concerns over the cost of Obamacare, a recent survey found.
The IRS is about to pay $70 million in employee bonuses, despite an Obama administration directive to cancel discretionary bonuses because of spending cuts.
Adam Posen, president of the Peterson Institute for International Economics, highlights that while Janet Yellen is a strong candidate to succeed Bernanke, there are a number of other people who could do the job.
President Obama "essentially fired" Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke this week, former Fed Governor Laurence Meyer says.
They've made it less loopy.
The US government's surveillance of telephone and Internet communications foiled plots including one to bomb the New York Stock Exchange, the FBI said on Tuesday.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke may step down when his second term expires on Jan. 31. Here is a quick look at the likely leading choices.
After eight years of "people beating the crap out of him," Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke "deserves a break," former Fed Governor Frederic Mishkin tells CNBC.
New York is second to only Silicon Valley when it comes to a burgeoning tech industry, but some city policies threaten its growth, mayoral hopefuls say.
President Barack Obama said in an interview Fed Chair Ben Bernanke has stayed in his post "longer than he wanted."
A Supreme Court decision gives the FTC the go-ahead to continue suing drug makers over deals that delay generic versions from being sold.
Edward Snowden answers questions about NSA data mining and his fears of returning to the U.S.
Months before Americans buy coverage under Obamacare, it's becoming clear that choices for millions of people will vary depending on where they live. The NYT reports.
The Supreme Court says deals between pharmaceutical companies and their generic drug competitors can sometimes be illegal.
The massive immigration overhaul working its way through the Senate is peppered with benefits for specific industries and immigrant groups like this.
The U.S. might have been able to prevent the deadly Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks had controversial NSA monitoring tactics been in place at the time, Dick Cheney said Sunday.
Last year $2 billion worth of products were sold with a label saying they do not contain ingredients from genetically modified organisms, but the claim wasn't backed by regulators.
In 2008, a ruling by a surveillance court said to be against Yahoo discouraged technology firms from fighting data requests from the government.
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