The Dow Jones industrial average closed at an all-time high April 30 as the good narrowly outweighed the bad for the stock market.
The Obama Administration’s push for a smaller, nimbler military must now face the scrutiny of a Congress that has spent years battling the Pentagon.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
WASHINGTON – More than 1 million Americans are bracing for a harrowing, post-Christmas jolt as extended federal unemployment benefits come to a sudden halt this […]
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. […]
MICHAEL VIRTANEN, Associated Press ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Many more bank settlements over mishandling of mortgage-backed securities will follow JPMorgan’s record $13 billion agreement signed […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of the Federal Reserve agreed last month that they would likely start reducing their bond purchases in coming months if the […]
By Joyce M. Rosenberg/AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The parades and carnivals that draw people to downtown areas across the country this holiday […]