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House Speaker John Boehner urged his unruly caucus to show flexibility over a measure to keep the government open, a fellow Republican said.
U.S. securities regulators plan to "make aggressive use" of their authority to levy penalties, the head of the SEC said.
JPMorgan Chase CEO Dimon arrived at the Department of Justice headquarters Thursday to meet face to face with Attorney General Eric Holder.
The number of Americans filing new claims for jobless benefits fell last week to a near six-year low, while economic growth in the second quarter was unchanged at 2.5 percent.
Toyota, the world's largest automaker, is increasing the number of vehicles it will build in the U.S. and export to other countries.
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Home buyers signed fewer contracts to buy existing homes, as higher mortgage rates and higher home prices weighed on housing affordability.
Amid an inventory backlog, Wal-Mart Stores is cutting US orders, according to a Bloomberg report that the discount giant called "misleading."
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Orders for long-lasting U.S. manufactured goods rose in August, signaling that the factory sector gained a step midway through the third quarter.
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Stocks ended lower Wednesday, with the Dow and S&P closing in the red for the fifth-straight day, as jitters over budget talks in Washington continued to weigh on markets.
European shares closed lower on Wednesday with investor sentiment still subdued as concerns weighed about U.S. borrowing.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew warned Congress that the U.S. would exhaust its borrowing capacity no later than Oct. 17.
The price of oil fell as traders digested positive economic news and a decline in oil supplies at a key U.S. delivery hub.
The White House has "terribly mishandled" the process of picking the next chair of the Federal Reserve, said Dallas Fed President Richard Fisher.
Sales of new single-family homes rose but held near their lowest levels this year, a sign that a rise in interest rates is weighing on the economy.
Asian equities were mostly lower on Wednesday after Wall Street logged its fourth straight session of losses amid uncertainty surrounding U.S. budget discussions.
Stocks stumbled in the final minutes of trading to end near session lows Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P posting their fourth-straight session in the red, as investors remained cautious amid uncertainties surrounding central bank's stimulus program and budget discussions in Washington.