Dow Jones Sets Record High

- May 1, 2014

The Dow Jones industrial average closed at an all-time high April 30 as the good narrowly outweighed the bad for the stock market.

Wall Street Keeps Slip-Sliding

- February 4, 2014

NEW YORK – For investors, February is starting off even rougher than January. U.S. stocks tumbled on Feb. 3, pushing the Dow Jones industrial average […]

Jobless Benefits Bill Clears Hurdle

- January 7, 2014

WASHINGTON – White House-backed legislation to renew jobless benefits unexpectedly cleared an initial Senate hurdle on Jan. 7, raising the prospect of a mid-winter compromise […]

New Fed Chief Yellen Faces Test

- January 7, 2014

WASHINGTON – Janet Yellen will take the helm of a U.S. Federal Reserve facing a significantly different economic landscape than the one that dominated Ben […]

U.S. Loses $10.5B in GM Bailout

- December 10, 2013

DETROIT  – The U.S. government ended up losing $10.5 billion on the General Motors bailout, but it says the alternative would have been far worse. […]