(Bloomberg) -- The Federal Reserve was well aware in 2009 that its emergency steps to save the U.S. economy were trespassing on political ground and would have repercussions on Capitol Hill.
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Orexigen Therapeutics (OREX - Get Report) are surging, up 12.83% to $8.62 on very heavy volume Wednesday afternoon, adding to gains from yesterday when it jumped about 50% in intraday trading on reports that the ...
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) - U.S. oil futures turned higher on Wednesday as a move by Saudi Arabia and comments from its oil minister implied strength in demand for oil.
Private sector employers added 212,000 jobs in February, according to payroll giant ADP, but job gains were slightly weaker than in recent months, possibly because of the winter weather.
12:555 PM New York - Market indexes declined for the second day in a row and February auto sales increased less than expected. GM, Chrysler and Nissan reported rising sales but Ford sales declined.