J.S.Applewhite/Associated Press. Representative Paul Ryan and Senator Patty Murray announced the tentative budget agreement. WASHINGTON - House and Senate budget negotiators reached agreement Tuesday on a budget deal that would raise ...
NEW YORK - Five years after Ponzi scheme mastermind Bernard Madoff's arrest, his claim that he alone was responsible for the more than $17.3 billion fraud is being demolished in the conspiracy trial of five former employees charged with helping him.
Government regulators have adopted the Volcker Rule, which was created to prevent big banks from trading for their own benefit rather than on behalf of customers.
The dollar halted decline versus the euro on bets a U.S. budget agreement will boost prospects for tapering the Federal Reserve's stimulus program which tends to debase the currency.
The logo of General Motors Co.'s Holden unit is displayed at its manufacturing plant in Elizabeth, South Australia. Photographer: Morne de Klerk/Getty Images.