BOSTON, Oct 21- U.S. corporate bond funds this year are adding Treasuries to their holdings at more than twice the rate of corporate debt amid concern that the struggling European economy and potential changes in Federal Reserve policy will drag down profits at U.S. corporations. Through September, corporate bond portfolios boosted their holdings of U.S....» Read More
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.
Minneapolis Fed Bank President Narayana Kocherlakota has no plans to make a habit of saying "no," people familiar with his thinking say.
Does the National Security Agency's Internet snooping reach into the email inboxes of former occupants of the White House?
The Federal Reserve was not trying to signal a more restrictive policy stance when earlier this week it dropped a set of guideposts, a top Fed official said.
Hate paying taxes? Then consider a home on the range, and keep as far away from New York as possible. Check out how your state ranks.
The federal study found that if saboteurs attacked just nine substations, the country's power network could collapse. The Wall Street Journal reports.
The U.S. Senate approved Federal Reserve Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin to be the No. 2 official at the Treasury Department.
Lois Lerner refused to answer questions at a congressional hearing that quickly devolved into political bickering between Democrats and Republicans.
The head of the Justice Department division in charge of prosecuting white-collar crime says she's leaving behind plenty of big cases.
Boeing has begun offering a specialized phone aimed at government agencies and contractors who need to keep communication and data secure.
It's another step in Michelle Obama's campaign against obesity. NBC reports.
Money-transfer company Western Union is being probed by the FTC and a U.S. district court over fraud-induced money transfers, the company said in a regulatory filing.
The U.S. Senate Banking Committee said on Wednesday that it postponed Thursday's hearing with Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
The Fed's Charles Plosser says it's always easier to lower interest rates to spur economic activity than to raise them to stop inflation.
A US appeals court struck down the IRS's authority to regulate tax-return preparers, dealing a blow to the Obama administration.
The U.S. Postal Service narrowed its losses in its first quarter that ended December as a surge in online shopping and package delivery boosted its revenues.
Tim Pawlenty says N.J. Gov. Chris Christie deserves the benefit of the doubt regarding the "Bridgegate" scandal.
Google's plan to sell Motorola's handset business to Lenovo now puts the spotlight on whether federal officials will agree the deal poses no national security concerns.
Nutritionists want the FDA to make the number of calories more prominent and the amount of added sugar included.