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- Fed cites mixed bag of news for St. Louis regional economy Updated: Jun-24-15 5:13 am
ST. LOUIS - The latest quarterly report from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis suggests that wages are stagnant in the region, despite a moderate unemployment rate and companies eager to hire.
- Gas-price jump pushes consumer prices up 0.4 pct in May Updated: Jun-18-15 9:03 am
WASHINGTON - Consumer prices increased in May by the largest amount in more than two years, reflecting the biggest one-month jump in gas prices in nearly six years. But outside of energy, price pressures remained modest.
- Fed is moving toward rate hike, but just when still unclear Updated: Jun-17-15 6:05 pm
WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve took note Wednesday of a strengthening U.S. economy and appears on track to raise interest rates this year for the first time in nearly a decade.
- More US Fed officials see just 1 rate increase this year Updated: Jun-17-15 2:28 pm
WASHINGTON - More Federal Reserve policymakers expect a slower increase in short-term interest rates this year than they projected three months ago, reflecting a sharp slowdown in the economy at the start of the year.
- US judge gives partial victory to ex-AIG CEO in bailout case Updated: Jun-15-15 7:47 pm
WASHINGTON - A federal judge handed a partial victory to the former CEO of American International Group, who claimed the government's bailout of the insurance giant in the heat of the financial crisis was unfairly punitive.
- US factory output down in May, hurt by oil refining cuts Updated: Jun-15-15 3:44 pm
WASHINGTON - U.S. factory output slipped in May, hurt by a decline in oil refining that overshadowed solid gains by automakers.
- Why a higher-rate era may not pain economies and individuals Updated: Jun-15-15 2:54 pm
WASHINGTON - Consumers, businesses and investors are facing an era of higher borrowing costs as some of the lowest global interest rates in modern history begin to rise.
- US wholesale prices jump in May, led by eggs, gasoline Updated: Jun-12-15 9:15 am
WASHINGTON - Prices at the wholesale level rose at the fastest pace in nearly 3 years in May, pushed higher by a sharp jump in the cost of gasoline and a record increase in the price eggs related to an outbreak of avian influenza. But outside of increases in volatile food and energy costs, core inflation remained moderate.
- US retail sales jump in a sign of more confident consumers Updated: Jun-11-15 10:19 am
WASHINGTON - Americans stepped up their spending at retailers in May, especially for autos, clothes and building materials, in a sign that strong job growth has begun to boost store sales.
- Fed Chair Yellen won't provide some documents in leak probe Updated: Jun-05-15 5:05 pm
WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen is balking at turning over some of the documents ordered by a key House lawmaker in his investigation of a possible leak of market-sensitive information.
- 5 reasons why US employers are showing confidence in economy Updated: Jun-05-15 4:38 pm
WASHINGTON - Employers last month delivered a vote of confidence in the U.S. economy.
- To hike or not to hike? IMF urges Fed to delay rate increase Updated: Jun-04-15 3:43 pm
WASHINGTON - What's the hurry?
- Fed sees moderate economic growth around country this spring Updated: Jun-03-15 3:29 pm
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy was growing at a moderate pace in most regions of the country in April and May, as consumers ramped up spending at retailers and auto dealers, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday.