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Teens caught wielding airsoft gun in Financial District robbery

Two teens are suspected of robbing a 23-year-old man with an airsoft…

 

Fed leaves key interest rate unchanged, citing low inflation

WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve ended weeks of speculation Thursday by keeping…

 

Fed: No rate hike until job market improves, inflation rises

The Federal Reserve signaled Wednesday that it needs to see further improvement…

 

Fed ends bond buying and cites brighter job market

The Federal Reserve cited an improving economy Wednesday as it ended its…

How well did the Fed's stimulus work?

Soaring inflation. A collapsing dollar. Bubbles in financial markets that would soon…

Fed will likely signal no rate hike anytime soon

The global economy has slumped. Turmoil has gripped financial markets. And the…

Yellen: Greatly concerned by widening inequality

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen sounded an alarm Friday about widening economic…

Stocks creep higher on encouraging news

The U.S. stock market climbed to new record highs Thursday as investors…

Dow closes at record after Fed keeps rates intact

The stock market rose Wednesday after the Federal Reserve told investors to…

Janet Yellen says economy still needs Fed support

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday that the economic recovery is…

Yellen: Job market needs low rates 'for some time'

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen made clear Monday that she thinks the…

US factory output rose in Feb. by most in 6 months

U.S. factory output rebounded strongly in February after harsh winter storms caused…

Yellen: Fed monitoring recent weaker economic data

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen noted Thursday that some recent economic data…

Yellen to investors: Expect continuity at the Fed

Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen sought Tuesday to reassure investors that she…

Fed to reduce pace of bond buying by another $10B

The Federal Reserve is pushing ahead with a plan to shrink its…

Fed: US economic growth healthy over holidays

A Federal Reserve survey shows economic growth remained healthy in most U.S.…

Senate panel advances Janet Yellen's bid to lead Fed

A Senate panel has advanced Janet Yellen's nomination to lead the Federal…

Janet Yellen stands by Fed's low interest rate policies

Janet Yellen said Thursday that the U.S. economy has regained ground lost…

Stocks extend slide as China heightens anxiety

NEW YORK -- For investors, there was no place to go on…

McDonnell, Marshall, split again

Gov. Bob McDonnell said Tuesday that he doesn’t support Virginia printing its…