The U.S. economy expanded at a "modest to moderate" pace in recent months, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday in a report that showed mixed economic conditions across the nation just weeks before a key policy decision by the central bank.
College graduates are sinking in a sea of student debt that just keeps getting deeper. The Class of 2012 graduated with an average of $29,400 in debt, up from an average of $26,000 for the class of 2011, according to a new report from the Project on Student ...
WASHINGTON Dec 4 (Reuters) - Sales of new U.S. single-family homes recorded their biggest increase in nearly 33-1/2 years in October, suggesting the housing market recovery remains intact despite higher mortgage rates.
NEW YORK - Ponzi scheme mastermind Bernard Madoff dictated specific rates of return for his investment clients - and even decreed one should never be stuck with losses - according to trial testimony on Wednesday.
Stocks declined for a fourth consecutive session, as investors weighed the outlook for the Federal Reserve to start paring stimulus efforts this month after a raft of economic reports.