Back in 1965, much as today, the Federal Reserve's main inflation gauge was running at a low 1.25%, labor costs were growing slowly and the unemployment rate was half a percentage point above what then was viewed as optimal.
In February, prices in Japan were flat from a year ago. But that doesn't mean the country's battle against deflation has been in vain.
The government seeks to set standards to protect Americans from stumbling into a 'debt trap.' By JOSH BOAKThe Associated Press.
TORONTO - Strong North American sales helped drive fourth-quarter results at Lululemon Athletica Inc., but the Vancouver-based retailer says its hopes for future growth centre largely on international markets.
A worker drives a cart through a tunnel inside the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant No. 2, 150 feet below the surface near Carlsbad, New Mexico.