In a stinging rebuke, the Minneapolis Fed president said the Fed should make clear it was willing to do QE again if needed.» Read More
Former Shell Oil President John Hofmeister lashes out at Gov. Andrew Cuomo on his decision to ban fracking in New York state.
President Obama has made multiple bold policy moves heading into the "lame duck" period of his second term. NBC News reports.
Businesses should not plan on plunking down money on investments in Cuba just yet, said a former U.S. Commerce Secretary.
Rand Paul's stance on Cuba is more closely aligned with Hillary Clinton's than his Republican comrades, reports NBC.
Fed Chair Janet Yellen is holding her last news conference of 2014, with the phrase 'considerable time' a hot-button subject.
US President Barack Obama spoke Wednesday about overhauling the US relationship with Cuba, which has been strained for years.
The Florida Republican senator also says Congress also won't fund a U.S. Embassy in Havana.
Obama's move to normalize relations with Havana is raising the promise in South Florida that it will finally open up Cuba's economy.
The U.S. move to normalize relations with Cuba without a regime change will strengthen that country's "dictatorship," a former U.S. diplomat says.
The president is set to announce a wide range of changes to the government's policy toward Cuba, according to a report.
The end of the embargo is big news for cigar lovers, but it's not likely that Americans will be firing up right away.
The number of Americans who say the country is on the right track ticked up, but the dominant mood country remains negative, a new NBC/WSJ poll shows.
The secretary of state says sanctions could be lifted in days if Putin lives up to commitments under ceasefire accords to end the Ukraine conflict.
President Barack Obama on Tuesday signed a $1.1 trillion spending bill passed by Congress last week that lifted the threat of a shutdown.
Obama was expected to sign legislation implementing new sanctions on Russia over its activities in Ukraine by the end of the week, the White House said.
Jeb Bush is taking his most definitive step yet toward running for president.
A NBC-WSJ poll shows 51 percent of Americans believe the interrogation tactics used after 9/11 were "acceptable under the circumstances."
Except for some final votes the Senate still needs to take, the work of the 113th Congress has come to an end. NBC News reports.
It's a parting shot at Wall Street by the Michigan Democrat, who is retiring next month.
Monday is the deadline for most Americans to sign up for Obamacare plans that take effect Jan. 1.
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