Financial Crisis

Jordan's young crown prince makes global debut in UN speech

Sep 22, 2017

Jordan's 23-year-old crown prince debuts at UN General Assembly, signaling he's being groomed for prominent role

Fed announces a start to modestly reducing its bond holdings

Sep 20, 2017

Fed announces start of trimming of bond holdings with $10 billion reduction in October

The Latest: Fed plans to hike rates 1 more time this year

Sep 20, 2017

US central bank says it will likely hike rates one more time this year

3 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday

Sep 20, 2017

3 things to watch for from Fed in its statement, updated forecasts and Yellen news conference

Strong UK retail sales reinforces rate hike predictions

Sep 20, 2017

Retail sales in Britain rose strongly during August, easing concerns about the scale of the inflation-led consumer slowdown

Fed likely to pare its bond portfolio even with outlook hazy

Sep 18, 2017

Fed likely to begin paring its bond portfolio at time of uncertainty about its own leadership

Bank of England chief says UK to underperform until mid-2018

Sep 18, 2017

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney says the British economy is likely to grow slower than its peers in the Group of Seven until the middle of next year

Venezuela's government and opposition advance in talks

Sep 15, 2017

Venezuela's government and opposition are advancing in exploratory talks aimed at creating a framework to resolve the nation's economic and political crisis

As stocks set highs, investors still worry about next crash

Sep 14, 2017

The stock market is at a record, and no one seems to care

Venezuela government delegates arrive for possible talks

Sep 13, 2017

Representatives of Venezuela's government have arrived in the Dominican Republic for discussions about restarting talks with the opposition on resolving the South American nation's economic and political turmoil

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather

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Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

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