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Fed's Yellen says 'nonpartisan' central bank close to goals The US central bank is close to achieving its inflation and employment goals, but any policy moves will depend on how the economy evolves, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Wednesday. Speaking just two days before President-elect Donald Trump takes
Yahoo! News | Jan 18, 2017 10:23 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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EU leaders welcome Brexit clarity, Merkel says EU united ahead of talks EU leaders on Wednesday welcomed clarity from Britain over what it wants from Brexit talks, with Germany's Angela Merkel promising a united front in what will be "very intensive" negotiations. Responding to Prime Minister Theresa May's
Yahoo! News | Jan 18, 2017 9:56 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Ex-Democrat Wilbur Ross Makes Some Republicans Nervous At Confirmation Hearing The Commerce Secretary nominee signaled that the Trump administration would respond aggressively to trade violations, but several GOP senators worried that such confrontations could harm the economy.
NPR.org | Jan 18, 2017 9:32 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Trump's Picks For Special Advisers Present Potential Ethical Issues President-elect Trump has named two businessmen as special advisers: Wall Street legend Carl Icahn and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani. Icahn will advise the White House on regulatory reform and Giuliani on cybersecurity. But Icahn makes billions
NPR.org | Jan 18, 2017 9:32 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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US economy continues to expand, optimism about 2017 growth: Fed survey The US economy continues to expand and is now seeing tight labor markets and rising price pressures, as businesses nationwide have an upbeat outlook for 2017, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday. "Firms across the country and industries were said to b
Yahoo! News | Jan 18, 2017 7:20 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Federal Reserve sees growth pickup at end of last year WASHINGTON (AP) The U.S. economy grew a bit faster at the end of last year, spurred by healthier sales for manufacturers and steady hiring that is slowly pushing up wages.
Yahoo! News | Jan 18, 2017 7:15 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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CSX railroad expects modest profit growth in 2017 OMAHA, Neb. (AP) CSX railroad officials expect profits to grow this year as the economy improves modestly, coal demand stabilizes and President-elect Donald Trump pursues reforms.
Yahoo! News | Jan 18, 2017 7:14 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Colombia peace talks with ELN rebels to begin Feb. 8: president Colombia's government will begin much-delayed formal peace talks with the country's second-biggest rebel group the ELN on Feb. 8, after the guerrillas release a politician being held hostage, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Wednesday. The N
Yahoo! News | Jan 18, 2017 6:45 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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American Airlines debuts 'Basic Economy' American Airlines has announced a new option for flyers: its Basic Economy fare is a low-cost, no-frills option that will go on sale next month in select markets.
Yahoo! News | Jan 18, 2017 5:16 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Renault-Nissan's Ghosn intent on staying ahead in electric cars By Ben Hirschler DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Renault-Nissan has sold more than 400,000 electric cars globally and the leader in plug-in vehicles is planning further investment to maintain its market lead, the chief executive of the auto alliance said.
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