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The Charleston State Journal
Fed vice chair in spotlight as markets seek rate hike cluesWASHINGTON (AP) - What once seemed a sure bet - that the Federal Reserve would
Fed vice chair in spotlight as markets seek rate hike clues
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 23 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - What once seemed a sure bet - that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates in September - suddenly appears less certain following a wild week of stock market turbulence. The market's ride and how the Fed will react provide... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Fed vice chair in spotlight as markets seek rate hike cluesWASHINGTON (AP) - What once seemed a sure bet - that the Federal Reserve would
Fed vice chair in spotlight as markets seek rate hike clues
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 hours ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - What once seemed a sure bet - that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates in September - suddenly appears less certain following a wild week of stock market turbulence. The market's ride and how the Fed will react provide... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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KIMA Yakima
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
KIMA Yakima / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
KVAL Eugene / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
KOMO Seattle / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
Bakersfield Now / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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KEPR Pasco
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
KEPR Pasco / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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KATU Portland
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
KATU Portland / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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SaukValley.com
The U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellarThe economy as measured by gross domestic product expanded at an annual rate of
The U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
The economy as measured by gross domestic product expanded at an annual rate of 3.7 percent in the April-June quarter, the Commerce Department reported Thursday. That's more than a percentage point greater than the initial 2.3 percent estimate and a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Elevated from solid to stellarU.S. economy's 2nd quarter gets higher-than-expected grades WASHINGTON -- The
Elevated from solid to stellar
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
U.S. economy's 2nd quarter gets higher-than-expected grades WASHINGTON -- The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
GDP redo puts growth at 3.7%WASHINGTON -- The U.S. economy staged a bigger rebound last quarter than first
GDP redo puts growth at 3.7%
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. economy staged a bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy in coming months. The economy as measured by gross domestic... Read more
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Boston Herald
Wall St. rebound round 2Markets rose for the second straight day yesterday after nearly a week of decli
Wall St. rebound round 2
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
Markets rose for the second straight day yesterday after nearly a week of declines, as investors came to their senses following strong economic data from the government and overnight gains in the Chinese stock market, experts said. “The curtain was... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramWASHINGTON — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than fir
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy in coming months despite global headwinds. The economy as... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Stellar U.S. Growth Report, China Rebound Send Markets UpThe U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, a
Stellar U.S. Growth Report, China Rebound Send Markets Up
Hartford Courant / Posted yesterday
The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, according to a new report that helped to send U.S. stock markets to their second day of strong recovery. The nation's economic growth is outpacing the rest of the... Read more
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The Columbian
U.S. economy's 2Q goes from solid to stellarWASHINGTON — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than fir
U.S. economy's 2Q goes from solid to stellar
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy in coming months despite global headwinds. The economy as... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellarWASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter tha
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
The Charleston State Journal / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy in coming months despite global headwinds. The economy as... Read more
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Business Standard India
US economy grows at 3.7% in second quarterUS stocks up sharply on the GDP dataUS stocks up sharply on the GDP data The US
US economy grows at 3.7% in second quarter
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
US stocks up sharply on the GDP dataUS stocks up sharply on the GDP data The US economy grew faster than initially thought in the second quarter on solid domestic demand, showing fairly strong momentum that... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
KVAL Eugene / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
US growth surprisesWall Street rose after a report showing the US economy grew more than expected,
US growth surprises
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted yesterday
Wall Street rose after a report showing the US economy grew more than expected, Chinese equities stemmed a five-day drop and oil soared. A Commerce Department report showed US gross domestic product grew at a 3.7% annualised rate in the second... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
KOMO Seattle / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wall St up as US growth surprisesTraders Jeffrey Vazquez, left, and David O'Day work on the floor of the New Yor
Wall St up as US growth surprises
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Traders Jeffrey Vazquez, left, and David O'Day work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. File photo / AP Wall Street rose overnight after a report showing the US economy grew more than expected, Chinese equities stemmed a five-day drop, and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Leader of the pack: US economy powers to 3.7 per cent growth rate in the second quarterWASHINGTON - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than fir
Leader of the pack: US economy powers to 3.7 per cent growth rate in the second quarter
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy in coming months despite global headwinds. The economy as... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
Bakersfield Now / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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KEPR Pasco
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
KEPR Pasco / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellarWASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter tha
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy in coming months despite global headwinds. The economy as... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
U.S. GDP growth revised upward to 3.7 percent in second quarterThe Associated Press The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter
U.S. GDP growth revised upward to 3.7 percent in second quarter
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted yesterday
The Associated Press The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy in coming months despite global headwinds. The economy... Read more
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KATU Portland
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
KATU Portland / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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The Memphis Daily News
US Economy's Second Quarter Went From Solid to StellarWASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter tha
US Economy's Second Quarter Went From Solid to Stellar
The Memphis Daily News / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy in coming months despite global headwinds. The economy as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US second-quarter GDP growth revised sharply higher to 3.7%WASHINGTON: The US economy grew faster than initially thought in the second qua
US second-quarter GDP growth revised sharply higher to 3.7%
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON: The US economy grew faster than initially thought in the second quarter on solid domestic demand, showing fairly strong momentum that could still allow the Federal Reserve to hike interest rates this year. Gross domestic product expanded... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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Bankrate.com
GDP may heat up Fed debateWith so much conflicting news, how will Janet Yellen and her Fed colleagues eve
GDP may heat up Fed debate
Bankrate.com / Posted yesterday
With so much conflicting news, how will Janet Yellen and her Fed colleagues ever make up their minds about a rate hike? © T.J. Kirkpatrick/T.J. Kirkpatrick Photography/Corbis It is a time-tested strategy for TV writers to dramatically change (or... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellarThe economy as measured by gross domestic product expanded at an annual rate of
The US economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted yesterday
The economy as measured by gross domestic product expanded at an annual rate of 3.7 percent in the April-June quarter, the Commerce Department reported Thursday. That's more than a percentage point greater than the initial 2.3 percent estimate and a... Read more
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KIMA Yakima
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter t
U.S. economy's second quarter went from solid to stellar
KIMA Yakima / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. economy staged a far bigger rebound last quarter than first thought, outpacing the rest of the developed world and bolstering confidence that it will remain sturdy... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wall St rallies as buyers find bargainsTraders Jeffrey Vazquez, left, and David O'Day work on the floor of the New Yor
Wall St rallies as buyers find bargains
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Traders Jeffrey Vazquez, left, and David O'Day work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. File photo / AP Wall Street rose overnight, rebounding from one of its worst slumps ever, as investors found value in beaten-down equities and after New... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Global stock sell-off is a big test of U.S. economy's resiliencyA frenzied sell-off in international financial markets Monday heightened anxiet
Global stock sell-off is a big test of U.S. economy's resiliency
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
A frenzied sell-off in international financial markets Monday heightened anxiety about the global economy, sending officials at central banks around the world looking urgently for ways to ease the latest bout of shocks and keep their economies from... Read more
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Washington Post
China’s ‘Black Monday’ triggers stock sell-offAfter uncertainty surrounding China's economy sparked a global sell-off, U.S. m
China’s ‘Black Monday’ triggers stock sell-off
Washington Post / Posted 4 days ago
After uncertainty surrounding China's economy sparked a global sell-off, U.S. markets had a roller coaster day before closing down sharply. Here's what you need to know to help your portfolio make it through the ups and downs of the stock market.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Housing prices rally in MidwestSome of the U.S. housing recovery's biggest price gains can be found in the Rus
Housing prices rally in Midwest
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Some of the U.S. housing recovery's biggest price gains can be found in the Rust Belt, the swath of the Midwest devastated by decades of factory closings. The median home price has surged 75 percent in the metropolitan area of Lansing, Michigan's... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Midwest home prices surge with Silicon Prairie job boom(Bloomberg) — Some of the U.S. housing recovery's biggest price gains can be fo
Midwest home prices surge with Silicon Prairie job boom
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 8 days ago
(Bloomberg) — Some of the U.S. housing recovery's biggest price gains can be found in the Rust Belt, the swath of the Midwest devastated by decades of factory closings. The median home price has surged 75 percent in the metropolitan area of Lansing,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Fed minutes show caution in discussion on ratesOfficials at the Fed's most recent meeting in July said they were almost ready
Fed minutes show caution in discussion on rates
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
Officials at the Fed's most recent meeting in July said they were almost ready to raise rates because they expected the economy's continuing upward trajectory to eventually push prices up, too, according to an official account of the meeting... Read more
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Silicon Valley
5 factors that could delay a Fed rate hike in SeptemberWASHINGTON -- Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now the F
5 factors that could delay a Fed rate hike in September
Silicon Valley / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now the Federal Reserve is widely expected to engineer its first interest rate hike in nearly a decade. Rates on loans throughout the economy could eventually rise as well. But... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in SeptemberWASHINGTON (AP) � Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now t
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in September
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) � Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now the Federal Reserve is widely expected to engineer its first interest rate hike in nearly a decade. Rates on loans throughout the economy could eventually rise as... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in SeptemberWASHINGTON (AP) - Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now t
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in September
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now the Federal Reserve is widely expected to engineer its first interest rate hike in nearly a decade. Rates on loans throughout the economy could eventually rise as... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in SeptemberWASHINGTON (AP) - Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now t
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in September
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now the Federal Reserve is widely expected to engineer its first interest rate hike in nearly a decade. Rates on loans throughout the economy could eventually rise as... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in SeptemberThanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now the Federal Reserve
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in September
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 9 days ago
Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now the Federal Reserve is widely expected to engineer its first interest rate hike in nearly a decade. Rates on loans throughout the economy could eventually rise as well. But the minutes of... Read more
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Salon.com
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in SeptemberWASHINGTON (AP) — Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now t
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in September
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now the Federal Reserve is widely expected to engineer its first interest rate hike in nearly a decade. Rates on loans throughout the economy could eventually rise as... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in SeptemberWASHINGTON (AP) - Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now t
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in September
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now the Federal Reserve is widely expected to engineer its first interest rate hike in nearly a decade. Rates on loans throughout the economy could eventually rise as... Read more
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Business Standard India
US consumer prices up slightly, airfare weighsThe Labor Department said on Wednesday its Consumer Price Index edged up 0.1% l
US consumer prices up slightly, airfare weighs
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
The Labor Department said on Wednesday its Consumer Price Index edged up 0.1% last month, with gasoline and food prices increasing marginally. July's rise marked a sixth straight monthly increase. While inflation remains soft, a strengthening... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in SeptemberWASHINGTON (AP) - Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now t
5 factors that could forestall a Fed rate hike in September
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 9 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - Thanks to a strengthening U.S. economy, four weeks from now the Federal Reserve is widely expected to engineer its first interest rate hike in nearly a decade. Rates on loans throughout the economy could eventually rise as... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
U.S. consumer prices up slightly, airfare weighsShoppers ride escalators at the Beverly Center mall in Los Angeles, California
U.S. consumer prices up slightly, airfare weighs
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 9 days ago
Shoppers ride escalators at the Beverly Center mall in Los Angeles, California November 8, 2013. Picture taken November 8. WASHINGTON U.S. consumer prices rose only slightly in July as airline fares recorded their biggest drop since 1995, but tame... Read more
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