JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. - Janet L. Yellen, the Federal Reserve chairwoman, said on Friday that the economy was improving but that the Fed was awaiting more evidence about the health of labor markets before deciding when to start raising interest rates.
The governors of Massachusetts and New Hampshire say they're optimistic a long-running family dispute that has hobbled a New England supermarket chain will be resolved soon with an agreement to sell the company to its ousted CEO.
JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. - Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank, said Friday that European governments must move from a focus on austerity to a �more growth-friendly composition of fiscal policies.
Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz said the economy has �lots of room to grow,� suggesting a spate of stronger data points won't sway the central bank from its plan to leave interest rates unchanged at least until well into next year.
Two years out of bankruptcy protection, power company Dynegy is paying $6.25 billion to amass enough generating capacity to catapult it back into the ranks of the biggest U.S.