The Fed remained on its easy-money course, allaying market fears that it might start raising interest rates sooner than expected.» Read More
At next week's Fed meeting, a phrase change could be seen by the markets as a cue that rate hikes are coming sooner than expected.
The number of U.S. job openings in July held near the highest level in 13 years, and companies increased hiring, both signs of a healing job market.
U.S. 10-year bond rates will remain between 2.2 and 2.8 percent for the rest of the year, bond guru Jeffrey Gundlach said Tuesday.
Nine years after the hurricane, federal auditors were still examining the misuse of hundreds of millions of relief dollars. The Fiscal Times reports.
The U.S. job market has steadily improved by pretty much every gauge except the one Americans probably care about most: Pay.
Former Pimco co-CEO Mohamed El-Erian tells CNBC he see some positives in Friday's weak jobs report—numbers other economists dismissed as not believable.
The August jobs report was much worse than expected, but three top economists tell CNBC it's not as bad as it seems.
Economists say August's stunningly weak jobs report could be just a temporary setback in a stronger trend.
The August jobs report released by the Labor Department on Friday runs contrary to economic indicators, says CNBC's Jim Cramer.
Job growth cooled in August, with nonfarm payrolls growing just 142,000 even as the unemployment rate fell.
The Fed will accelerate its search for a substitute to the Libor benchmark interest rate, Fed Governor Jerome Powell said.
U.S. interest rates are too high, a top Federal Reserve official said, citing subdued inflation and "unacceptably high" unemployment as evidence.
It's becoming clearer, the worst isn't over yet for Atlantic City, with the Trump Taj Mahal on the brink of bankruptcy.
The pace of growth in the U.S. services sector rose in August to its highest level since 2005.
Americans filing new unemployment claims rose a bit more than expected last week, as workers were less productive last quarter.
Private sector job creation slowed a touch in August, missing expectations though roughly maintaining the pace of expansion so far in 2014.
The U.S. trade deficit narrowed in July to its lowest point in six months as exports rose to a record high.
U.S. employers said they plan to cut about 40,000 positions, according to a survey by Challenger, Gray & Christmas.
The European Central Bank cuts its key interest rate to 0.05 percent and announced the launch of a bond-buying program.
Call it a Fortress USA mentality—the markets hit new highs while the news abroad ranges from economically dismal to militarily gruesome.
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