U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission economists have begun scrutinizing riskier types of exchange-traded funds as part of an effort to determine whether they may inflame al ..
The House overwhelmingly passed a bill on Friday authorizing the Keystone XL oil pipeline, despite a renewed pledge by the White House to veto the legislation after a Nebraska ..
As the president works to shore up support for his free college plan, Senate Republicans are talking about raising the federal gas tax for the first time since 1993. ..
December's disappointing drop in U.S. worker pay may prove to be a temporary bump in the road on the way to bigger increases as the jobless rate falls. The unexpected 0.2 perc ..
Demands for compensation from Chinese car dealers hit by a market slowdown have become an industry-wide issue, BMW's board member for sales said on Friday, adding relatio ..
The U.S. economy added the largest number of jobs in 15 years in 2014, yet a surprising five-cent drop in average hourly earnings in December raises questions over whether a t ..
There was a lot to like about the December payrolls report-except for those who were making less at the end of the month than they were at the start. ..
JPMorgan Chase & Co has agreed in principle to settle class action litigation arising from Bear Stearns' sale of $17.58 billion of mortgage securities that proved def ..
A hacker claiming to be behind a cyber attack on Banque Cantonale de Geneve, or BCGE, used social media on Friday to threaten to leak confidential data on the Swiss bank' ..
European Central Bank Governing Council member Ardo Hansson said he would find it "problematic" to announce large-scale purchases of government bonds this month that included ..