11/25/13 01:17 PM
(www.foxbusiness.com) Economists pared back their estimates for growth in the fourth quarter, according to a new survey, even as the Federal Reserve keeps it foot squarely on the accelerator.
11/25/13 10:56 AM
(www.salon.com) The Science Guy weighs in on how teaching kids about evolution will impact the U.S. economy well into the future
By Joseph Lawler | 11/25/13 09:03 AM
One major economic development to watch is the fallout of last week's decision by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to deploy the "nuclear option" for nominees. The result will be that President Obama will need only 51 Senate votes for his nominees for executive branch and judicial positions.
By Brian Hughes | 11/25/13 08:58 AM
President Obama will look to build momentum for immigration reform and his economic proposals this week during a West Coast fundraising swing, recasting his attention on domestic priorities after securing an initial deal to curb Iran's nuclear program. Obama will hold policy events Monday and...
By Associated Press | 11/25/13 08:58 AM
The stock market is opening higher after world powers and Iran reached a deal on the country's nuclear program and as Wall Street was poised to extend seven weeks of gains.
By Associated Press | 11/25/13 08:53 AM
Despite signs that the economy is improving, big store chains like Wal-Mart and Kohl's don't expect Americans to have much holiday shopping cheer unless they see bold, red signs that offer huge discounts.
By Jonathan Fahey | 11/25/13 08:22 AM
NEW YORK — Oil prices could be headed lower after the preliminary nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers, even though it does not loosen sanctions on Iran's oil exports.
11/23/13 06:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the U.S. economy is improving even if its progress has been overshadowed by political gridlock and the messy rollout of his health care law. In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama is seeking to shift the focus away from negative...
11/22/13 01:27 PM
(www.thestreet.com) The merger of US Airways and American likely will mean that one of two flight attendant unions must go, and the American union is twice as big as the US Airways union.
By Nicole Gelinas | 11/22/13 09:05 AM
In July 2010, four months after President Obama signed his universal health care act into law, he enacted his other signature achievement, the Dodd-Frank financial reform law. Although it hasn't gotten as much attention, Dodd-Frank is as flawed in its own way as Obamacare, with a similar...
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