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The Obama administration is drawing up plans to give all U.S. spy agencies full access to a massive database that contains financial data on American citizens and others who bank in the country, according to a Treasury Department document seen by Reuters.
McDonald's will give away more than a million breakfast McMuffins across China on Monday, a few days after Chinese state television airs its annual expose on corporate malpractice to mark World Consumer Rights Day.
Which banks will be able to raise dividends and make stock buybacks? The Fed will tell all when it releases its review of bank capital plans. Here's a preview.
The Fed is changing its schedule for issuing policy statements, a shift that will give Chairman Ben Bernanke more control over how investors respond to the Fed's decisions.
Growing U.S. energy independence combined with a recovering economy and foreign inflows are turning the dollar into a growth currency.
Small businesses are having a hard time finding workers despite recent indicators showing that the employment picture is getting better.
While the private sector roars back, public sector hiring in areas such as education continues to feel the after-effects of the 2008 recession.
Why on earth is the Department of Agriculture keeping the names of which companies are in danger of defaulting on government loans a secret?
Looking to play the consumer comeback? Look at higher-end retail stocks says JPMorgan's retail analyst.
The Heat are on an impressive 19-game winning streak, led by Lebron James, Chris Bosh, and an important part of the trifecta—Dwyane Wade.
Florida's Lt. Gov. resigned Wednesday after being questioned by law enforcement about her connection to an embattled Internet cafe operator.
President Obama is warning that it may be impossible to reach a deal with Republicans on trimming the budget deficit.
One expert says that a 12-year-old with the right tools could pose risks to companies and the U.S. economy.
If you have a Microsoft Outlook or Hotmail account and can't access your email, you are not alone.
Improved weather is projected to result in a successful growing year, which could reduce the pressure on grain, livestock feed and consumer prices.
Netflix unveiled a new feature that allows subscribers to let their Facebook friends know what television shows and movies they are watching.
The Small Business Administration has proposed rule changes that could make the agency's loan programs more accessible and popular, the New York Times reports.
U.S. business inventories rose by the most in more than 1-1/2 years in January as sales fell, suggesting restocking of warehouses will boost economic growth this quarter.
Retail sales rose more than expected in February as Americans bought motor vehicles and a range of other goods even as they paid more for gasoline.
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