Dallas Federal Reserve President Richard Fisher told FOX Business it’s “way too premature” to consider another round of bond purchases despite the recent market downturn.
North Carolina's governor argues in letters to the French and Irish governments that farmers and manufacturers in the top tobacco-producing state would be hurt by proposals in those countries to package cigarettes in blank containers.
Developing: In its anecdotal Beige Book report, the Federal Reserve said though there hasn't been a distinct shift since the previous report, the economy continues to grow at a modest-to-moderate pace. Meanwhile, the central bank noted consumer spending and a general optimism of future economic activity were present across all of its dozen districts.
The U.S. economy was strengthening in most regions of the country in September to early October, helped by gains in consumer spending, manufacturing and commercial construction.
What do you do in the midst of mountains of snow? If you're like some small business owners you try to profit from it.
A total of 4,493 people have died from the world's worst Ebola outbreak on record by Oct. 12, statistics released by the World Health Organization showed on Wednesday.
The stronger dollar was not a factor in current economic conditions, according to the latest Beige Book report on economic conditions released by the Federal Reserve on Wednesday.
The Nasdaq composite has dipped 10 percent below its most recent closing high of 4,598.19 from Sept. 2.
California’s beleaguered ObamaCare exchange is once again in the crosshairs of a state senator who is demanding answers following reports that millions in contracts never went out to bid and instead were awarded to friends of the agency’s director.
Homebuilders were one of the few bright spots during a huge stock sell-off Wednesday with hopes rising that a rush by investors into the bond market would drive mortgage rates lower.
Time Warner will turn to heroes, more hits from the creator of Harry Potter and the surprisingly successful Lego franchise to drive its box office numbers higher.
Indian budget airline IndiGo has signed a preliminary order with Airbus for 250 A320neo Family aircraft.
Days before Marine Corps Commandant Gen. James Amos is set to retire, allegations have surfaced that he padded his resume and may have misled Congress about completing a vital training program.
When college freshman Lauren Hill makes her debut for Mount Saint Joseph University women’s basketball team in November, the impact of her play won’t be found in the stats column.
Global growth concerns have fueled Wall Street’s wild swings the last two weeks, but unexpectedly weak U.S. economic data roiled equity markets Wednesday as investors worry the global slowdown could extend to the U.S.
Democratic Party honchos are pulling back on their support of Alison Lundergan Grimes, the groomed candidate who represented the party’s best hope for unseating Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell in Kentucky.
Shares of some top telecom companies are down at 1 p.m.: AT&T Inc. fell $.56 or 1.7 percent, to $33.28.