By Phil Wahba. March 13 (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc planned to hike the annual fee for its popular Prime service by $20 to $99 starting next week, a move announced Thursday that could deter potential customers and undermine a feature that has helped ...
The U.S. budget deficit narrowed in February after rising employment boosted individual taxes and the Federal Reserve delivered higher earnings on its portfolio.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. retail sales rebounded in February and new filings for jobless benefits hit a fresh three-month low last week, suggesting the economy was regaining strength after an abrupt slowdown caused by severe weather.
Dmitry Firtash, the Russia-linked Ukrainian oligarch, was arrested in Austria at the request of the US, a move seen in Kiev as an attempt by Washington to put pressure on Vladimir Putin over Moscow's intervention in Crimea.
... Stocks. * Fischer says Fed's current policy "approximately appropriate". * Fed nominees face few pointed questions apart from Citi query.