*Surprise monetary easing in Singapore helps U.S. dollar. LONDON, Jan 28- The dollar rose against a basket of currencies on Wednesday, recouping some of the previous day's sharp losses, on expectations the Federal Reserve is unlikely to deliver significant changes to its policy outlook. "The Fed is going to be patient and we could see investors price out chances of a...» Read More
The more than $10 billion fee to resolve alleged sanctions evasions would be the largest imposed on a bank, the Wall Street Journal says.
Edward Snowden defended his report of the American government's surveillance programs to spy on its people, and described himself as a patriot.
The IRS will revamp rules made to curb political activity by nonprofits after receiving more than 150,000 comments. The NYT reports.
The embattled Secretary of Veterans Affairs Eric Shinseki is facing growing pressure to resign.
Sallie Mae has reached a $60 million settlement with the government to resolve allegations that it overcharged military service members.
The USPIS has urged customers to be cautious while using stamp vending machines pending an investigation.
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A hog farm is stirring up smells—and emotions—in a Pennsylvania town, raising questions about the right to farm.
The FDA said that people should use daily aspirin therapy only after assessing the benefits and risks.
We're moving in the right direction but we got a lot more work to do, says U.S. Labor Secretary Thomas Perez, discussing Friday's better-than-expected jobs numbers.
The Fed should "explicitly" say it will keep rates near zero until the economy is within a year of reaching Fed goals, a policymaker said.
"It's nothing more than a land grab," said a business owner in Philadelphia over efforts by the city to take his property.
Former Canadian Finance Minister Jim Flaherty, 64, died on Thursday, just weeks after stepping down following eight years in his post.
The U.S. Secret Service is reassigning some staff and exploring stricter rules on alcohol after agents were sent home after a night of drinking.
He's only 14, but Suvir Mirchandani figured out how to save the government millions, according to a report.
The government plans to sell the bulk of its stake in auto lender Ally Financial, to raise up to $2.66 billion.
Citi was one of five banks whose capital plans were not approved. The Fed said Citi's plan did not fix previously raised issues.
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Does the National Security Agency's Internet snooping reach into the email inboxes of former occupants of the White House?
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