WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration has opened a small, but potentially important, hole in a key requirement of the new healthcare law, letting some people who have had insurance policies cancelled avoid the requirement to buy coverage next year.
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during an interview session at the Newseum in Washington in September. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images.
Ocwen Financial Corp. will provide $2 billion in principal reductions to underwater borrowers, as well as refund $125 million to almost 185,000 borrowers who lost their homes to foreclosure, under a settlement announced Thursday that resolves allegations ...
... Print. * Dollar remains buoyant as Fed taper lifts U.S. Treasury yields. * Aussie wallows near 3 1/2 year low hit after Fed.
The gap between state and national unemployment rates, once just under 2 percent, has been erased after the Bay State posted higher jobless numbers than the nation yesterday for the first time in six years.