The Fed was expected to keep its target funds rate near zero, as all eyes look toward a possible rate hike next year.
The crowd, gathered at a Toledo mall, was waiting for a ticket that would allow them to buy Air Jordan shoes later this week.
Experts are calling for relatively good weather during the final shopping weekend of the holiday season.
Some observers say a less acrimonious future between the United States and Iran makes economic sense.
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The US government is opening up to Cuba. Here are pictures of life in Havana, and what changes the country has been undergoing.
A Japanese lingerie maker recalled more than 20,000 brassieres after complaints that underwires suddenly poked out.
The Queen's Christmas speech this year could be one to watch out for, as gamblers place bets on her abdication.
In this clip taken from a body camera worn by Rialto police, a man who had been acting suspiciously assaults an officer. Police have been using cameras for 3 years and seen an 80 percent reduction in complaints, as well as a 60 percent drop in use of force.
It's a tough time to be a police officer, and Rialto police Sgt. Josh Lindsay, who's been a cop for over 20 years, wonders if he'd recommend the job now. However, he has no regrets.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, discusses whether the committee is concerned over economic developments in Russia.