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  1. FILE PHOTO: Federal Reserve Board building on Constitution Avenue is pictured in Washington

    Fed's patience on interest rates to last 'for some time'

    U.S. Federal Reserve officials at their last meeting agreed that their current patient approach to setting monetary policy could remain in place ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank President James Bullard speaks at a public lecture in Si

    Fed may cut rates if inflation keeps disappointing: Bullard

    Further weakness in inflation could prompt the U.S. Federal Reserve to cut interest rates, even if economic growth maintains its momentum, James ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve building is pictured in Washington, DC

    In Fed policy review, labor may finally win out over inflation

    At 2.3 percent, Minneapolis' jobless rate seems impossibly low, even with national unemployment at a 50-year trough.
  4. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve building is pictured in Washington, DC

    Fed officials see past inflation misses as trouble for any new framework

    In discussing the best way to manage the U.S. central bank's 2 percent inflation goal, Federal Reserve officials are considering strategies that ...
  5. FILE PHOTO: Federal Reserve Board building on Constitution Avenue is pictured in Washington

    With inflation elusive, two Fed policymakers lay out a welcome mat

    Worried that current low inflation expectations will sap the U.S. central bank's ability to combat a future downturn, two Federal Reserve ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: John C. Williams, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York speaks to t

    Fed's Williams says policymakers need to better prepare for lower interest rate world

    Torturously slow recoveries from recessions and low inflation are here to stay unless policymakers can get a better grip on how to stabilize the ...
  7. FILE PHOTO -  Shoppers ride escalators at the Beverly Center mall in Los Angeles

    Fed officials see risks in weaker inflation expectations, trade row

    A drop in the consumer outlook for inflation and intensifying trade tensions drew caution from Federal Reserve officials on Monday as policymakers ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: The Federal Reserve building is pictured in Washington, DC

    Fed faces tough sell on inflation framework

    Federal Reserve policymakers fear they are ill-equipped to battle the next recession under their current inflation-targeting approach, and this ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: Charles Evans, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, poses for a photo in P

    Some US Fed officials are more worried by weak inflation

    Two Federal Reserve policymakers on Friday said they were increasingly worried about weak inflation, an indication that some U.S. central bankers ...
  10. FILE PHOTO: Job seekers and recruiters gather at TechFair in Los Angeles

    US job growth surges; unemployment rate drops to 3.6 percent

    U.S. employers likely maintained a strong pace of hiring in April while steadily increasing wages for workers, pointing to solid economic growth ...