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The TPP talks failed to finalize terms on the fifth day, after an earlier breakthrough on protections for new biotech drugs.
Former Fed chair Ben Bernanke says more executives should have been punished for their role in the GFC, USA Today reports.
"Fast Money" traders chose assets that could rally if the Federal Reserve stays put on interest rates for the foreseeable future.
President Barack Obama, speaking in a broader speech Friday, said that it was time to politicize guns.
Where are all the missing U.S. workers? A key factor is the growing exodus from the job market of baby boomers, experts say.
Just glancing at the headlines made the September jobs report look bad. Digging inside the details makes it look even worse.
New York City's business activity in September contracted for the first time in eight months, according to a report released on Friday.
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer on Friday said that no "acute risks" threaten short-term financial stability.
California was hit hardest by the recession, but the Golden State has come roaring back with a vengeance. Here's the bad news.
Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker says to remain globally competitive, the US needs to encourage more young people to pursue manufacturing careers.
A top Federal Reserve official says mandating financial stability could add to public uncertainty.
After the weak jobs report, the Fed may retreat to an easing mentality, says Michael Pento. Here's what could happen.
In a letter sent out to employees on Friday, Wal-Mart CEO Doug McMillon announced that 450 employees would be cut from headquarter operations.
US factory orders drop 1.7 percent in August. Manufacturing has been under stress this year.
The U.S. economy created 142,000 jobs in September, a number that missed expectations and could cool expectations that the Federal Reserve will start raising interest rates soon.
The Labor Department said Friday that the unemployment rate remained at 5.1 percent in September, but that's not the only number to look at.
The Labor Department will report its latest figures on hiring and unemployment. This is what you should watch for.
The U.S. government will hit its debt limit and be unable to borrow more money around Nov. 5, Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said.
Data-dependent Federal Reserve officials suddenly are finding the data turning against them.
The fight for Planned Parenthood funding is far from over, says patient and advocate Dayna Ferris-Fisher.