- Fed survey: Winter storms holding back economy Updated: Mar-05-14 4:08 pm
- Yellen pledges focus on jobs and stable prices Updated: Mar-05-14 2:46 pm
- Yellen: Fed monitoring recent weaker economic data Updated: Feb-27-14 3:54 pm
- Transcripts show Fed at times slow to grasp crisis Updated: Feb-21-14 6:13 pm
- Fed minutes point to continued paring of stimulus Updated: Feb-19-14 3:43 pm
- Fed toughens rules for large foreign banks Updated: Feb-18-14 6:15 pm
- Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland picks new leader Updated: Feb-13-14 5:01 pm
- Yellen rebuffs Fed critics and pleases investors Updated: Feb-11-14 6:29 pm
- Yellen's words to be studied for Fed policy clues Updated: Feb-10-14 12:26 pm
WASHINGTON - A Federal Reserve survey shows severe weather held back economic growth in much of the nation from January through early February. Even so, conditions strengthened in most U.S. regions, thanks to slight gains in areas such as employment and commercial real estate.
WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says the Fed has made much progress in repairing the damage caused by the financial crisis and recession but cautions that more work must be done.
WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen noted Thursday that recent economic data have pointed to weaker-than-expected gains in consumer spending and job growth. She said the Fed will be watching to see whether the slowdown proves only a temporary blip caused by severe winter weather.
WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve agonized in 2008 over how far to go to stop a financial crisis that threatened to cause a recession and at times struggled to recognize its speed and magnitude.
WASHINGTON - Federal Reserve officials agreed at their January meeting that further gradual reductions in their stimulus would be appropriate as long as the economy keeps improving.
WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve will require the largest foreign banks operating in the United States to hold higher levels of capital reserves to protect against potential loan losses.
WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland has chosen a longtime Fed economist as its next president.
WASHINGTON - Janet Yellen pursued a simple strategy Tuesday for handling a battery of lawmakers who came armed with skepticism about the Federal Reserve.