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US weekly jobless claims totaled 267,000, better than expected.
U.S. economic growth accelerated in the second quarter as a pick up in consumer spending offset the drag from soft business spending on equipment.
The government announces its annual revisions of the past three years and confirms a series of stories in CNBC raising questions about growth.
Economic growth likely accelerated in the quarter as a pickup in consumer spending and housing offset the drag from trade and the energy sector.
What's the harm in waiting six months to raise rates? asks "Fast Money" trader Brian Kelly.
Former Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan said one issue is more important to the U.S. economy now than monetary policy.
The Federal Reserve upgraded its assessment of the U.S. economy.
Investors trimmed their bets for a rate hike during the next two FOMC meetings but increased their bet the Fed will raise rates by December.
The Federal Reserve on Wednesday both declined to raise interest rates and provide any clues about when a hike is on the way.
This is a comparison of today's FOMC statement with the one issued after the Fed's previous policy-making meeting on June 17.
Boeing Chairman Jim McNerney said the company was considering moving "key pieces" of the company to other countries, amid the Ex-Im Bank controversy.
Former Fed Governor Mark Olson says a zero-rate environment is not something the central bank should continue to maintain.
Despite recent management changes, Brian Moynihan is the right guy and Bank of America is the right stock, says Dick Bove.
CNBC's Big Crunch analyzed every single word from Fed Chair Janet Yellen. Here are the insights from those press conferences.
For Americans who have become used to flat or even falling prices, an unfamiliar sight has emerged in the economy: Inflation is ticking up.
With the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank to be decided in Congress, debate heats up over its necessity.
The recent gyrations in China's stock market will have limited direct impact on global investors.
Some of the recent speculation about where rates are going seems to have gotten at least a bit overdone.
China's market crash is just one of the bricks in an ever-growing wall of worry for US stocks. It may be time to hedge your bets, says Ron Insana.
The U.S. services sector expanded at a faster clip in July than June as employment and new business growth accelerated, an industry report showed.