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  1. Yellen holds a news conference in Washington

    Fed should commit to future 'booms' to make up for major busts: Yellen

    The U.S. Federal Reserve should commit to letting economic booms run on enough to fully offset collapses like the 2007 to 2009 Great Recession, ...
  2. Charles Evans, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, poses for a photo in Palm Beach

    Fed policy to turn mildly restrictive in 2019, Evans says

    The Federal Reserve's interest-rate hikes will begin to drag on U.S. economic growth and employment by next year, a U.S. central banker said ...
  3. SUV moves through the assembly line at the General Motors Assembly Plant in Arlington, Texas

    US auto sector output boosts industrial production

    U.S. industrial production rose in August, as strong output in auto manufacturing offset lackluster production in the rest of the factory sector.
  4. FILE PHOTO: A man in short sleeves carries shopping bags near Herald Square during unseasonably war

    US consumer prices rise slowly; jobless claims near 49-year low

    U.S. consumer prices rose less than expected in August as increases in gasoline and rents were offset by declines in healthcare and apparel costs, ...
  5. The Federal Reserve building is pictured in Washington, DC

    Some US businesses postponing investment due to trade concerns: Fed

    U.S. businesses have scaled back or postponed investments in several parts of the country due to concerns about international trade tensions, the ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Charles Evans, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, poses for a photo in P

    Fed likely to need to hike rates 'a bit beyond neutral': Evans

    The Federal Reserve will likely have to raise interest rates past the neutral rate to keep the economy on a sustainable growth path and inflation ...
  7. A cyclist passes the Federal Reserve building in Washington, DC

    Markets may be signaling rising recession risk: Fed study

    A narrowing gap between short-term and long-term borrowing costs could be signaling heightened risk of a U.S. recession, researchers at the San ...
  8. A cyclist passes the Federal Reserve building in Washington, DC

    Powell sets Fed's course with data-based judgment

    Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell has begun putting his stamp on the U.S. central bank as someone who will rely more on data-informed judgment ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: St. Louis Fed President James Bullard speaks about the U.S. economy during an interview

    Fed's Bullard warns of recession risk in raising rates

    St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard on Friday raised new alarm bells over the U.S. central bank's plan to keep raising interest ...
  10. FILE PHOTO: A woman looks at the screen of her mobile phone in front of an Apple logo outside its s

    As big firms get bigger, rate cuts may pack less punch: study

    Low interest rates may do less to boost business spending in today's economy than in years past because the big companies that now dominate many ...