Banks made it easier for Americans to get loans in recent months and demand for credit also increased, signs that the U.S. economic recovery is gaining steam. The U.S. Federal ..
The federal government has a serious problem keeping tabs on its employees, from an FCC worker watching porn while at work, to DHS employees collecting overtime pay to sit on ..
By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bond prices rallied and European bank stocks rose on Monday after Portugal devised a plan to prevent the collapse of one of its bigge ..
President Obama and Senate Democrats are taking on a once-obscure tax loophole called inversion, and Sen. Ron Wyden is issuing among the loudest calls for an end to the increa ..
The homeownership rate fell to 64.7 percent in the Q2 of this year. As the economy improves, more people will buy homes, but millennials will wait longer. ..
India has dealt a potentially fatal blow to the World Trade Organization's hopes of modernizing the rules of global commerce and remaining the central forum for multilate ..
After a dismal drop in first quarter output, GDP grew by 4% in the second quarter, which many economists consider a convincing sign that more prosperous times are ahead. But G ..
One of the biggest winners in the push to make money-market funds safer for investors is turning out to be none other than the U.S. government. ..
Apache Corp and a handful of smaller independent companies are using seismic surveying and horizontal drilling - techniques perfected during the onshore fracking boom - to tap ..
General Electric Co (GE.N) on Monday pledged to invest $2 billion in Africa by 2018 to boost infrastructure, worker skills and access to energy, an announcement timed to coinc ..