The Fed chairwoman, speaking Friday at a conference of top central bankers in Jackson Hole, Wyo., acknowledged that the Fed is nearing a tipping point in its calculation between tightening monetary policy at the risk of creating more unemployment and keeping money too loose for too long.
By BRIAN HUGHES | 08/22/14 03:56 PM
The White House on Friday defended President Obama for spending so much time on the golf course amid growing crises abroad and domestically.Read More...
By BETSY WOODRUFF | 08/22/14 12:25 PM
The U.S. Senate election in Alaska was three days ago, but second-place finisher Joe Miller still hasn't conceded to the winner, former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan.Read More...
By REBECCA BERG | 08/22/14 12:25 PM
The former New York mayor, who has not been an outsized presence on the campaign trail this year, will co-host the fundraiser forÂ Al Franken's Republican challenger. Tickets are $2,600 per person.Read More...
By BECKET ADAMS | 08/22/14 05:11 PM
For a brief moment last week, there appeared to be an agreement that the law enforcement response to protests in Ferguson, Mo., was far too heavy-handed, prompting critics on both sides of the...Read More...
By BECKET ADAMS | 08/22/14 03:37 PM
U.S. Marines in Afghanistan were reportedly aided in their efforts to flush out insurgents by a jackass who just wanted to go home, Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work told a group of soldiers...Read More...
By BECKET ADAMS | 08/22/14 01:42 PM
"My comments were in extremely poor taste and I apologize. Sometimes I say the wrong thing," Reid said Friday.Read More...
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Republican voters are ready for a Mitt Romney "I told you so" campaign for president in 2016, as a new poll puts him far ahead of his GOP rivals by a nearly two-to-one margin over his closest competitor.Read More...
By PAUL BEDARD | 08/18/14 05:53 PM
This week's Mainstream Media Scream features NBC's Andrea Mitchell injecting race into the coverage of the turmoil in Ferguson, Mo. over the police shooting of an unarmed African American.Read More...
By PAUL BEDARD | 08/16/14 06:00 AM
Pollster John Zogby reports in our weekly White House report card that President Obama scored good points with his Iraq policy and efforts to quell violence in Ferguson, Mo., giving him something to brag on in November.Read More...