Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen, shown in October, guided the central bank through the end of a bond-buying stimulus program this year.
Russian President Vladimir Putin vowed Thursday to fix Russia's economic woes within two years, pledging to diversify the gas-dependent economy and persuade businesses to help prop up the collapsing ruble.
ALBANY, NY/NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York state will ban hydraulic fracturing after a long-awaited report concluded that the oil and gas extraction method poses health risks, Governor Andrew Cuomo's administration said on Wednesday.
BERLIN (Reuters) - German business morale rose in December for the second month running, a survey showed on Thursday, adding to signs that Europe's largest economy is on course to pick up in the fourth quarter after narrowly avoiding a recession in the ...
California's chief utility regulator is expected to address alleged backroom dealings with the state's largest utility when he presides over his last voting meeting of the five-member commission Thursday.