12/09/13 11:07 PM
(www.nasdaq.com) Investing.com - A decision by the Federal Reserve to begin tapering the pace of its monthly asset purchases will become increasingly likely if the.
12/09/13 06:29 PM
Online gaming is big business, attracting tens of millions of users worldwide who inhabit their digital worlds as make-believe characters, living and competing with the avatars of other players. What intelligence agencies feared, however, was that among these clans of elves and goblins,...
12/09/13 02:58 PM
(washington.cbslocal.com) Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell appeared before Kentucky's most influential agricultural group on Saturday to explain his vote against a proposed new farm bill, saying the legislation had been overtaken by a too-generous food stamp program that overshadows actual...
12/09/13 01:51 PM
(thehill.com) Despite signs lawmakers could finalize a deal this week, most Americans are bracing for another shutdown.
12/09/13 01:46 PM
(www.washingtonpost.com) A closer look at why Republicans may actually agree to increase spending (somewhat) next year. The negotiators hashing out a budget deal in Congress right now have a fairly modest goal: They'd like to avert at least some of the automatic budget cuts that are scheduled to...
12/09/13 01:42 PM
(www.sfgate.com) SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) -- New Mexico expects strong enough revenue growth to allow for a possible 5 percent budget increase next year for public education and other government programs, according to a financial forecast Monday that will guide spending decisions during the upcoming...
12/07/13 04:39 PM
(www.businessweek.com) The share of economists predicting the Federal Reserve will reduce bond buying in December doubled after a government report showed back-to-back monthly payroll gains of 200,000 or more for the first time in almost a year.
12/07/13 03:59 PM
(www.reuters.com) A federal judge this week defended his custom of urging lead law firms in class actions to staff the lawsuits with women and minority lawyers.
12/07/13 02:27 PM
(www.businessweek.com) U.S. negotiators will work through the weekend trying to craft a limited deal to ease automatic spending cuts as opposition emerged from targeted groups, including airlines and federal employees.
12/06/13 10:08 AM
Florida Supreme Court justices held a one-hour, sometimes testy hearing Thursday on a proposed medical marijuana amendment to determine the constitutionality of ballot language.
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