New $100 bill printing mishap

The US Treasury has a new $100 bill designed to stop counterfeiters, but printing problems are delaying its release…

Bernanke to miss conference, hinting at departure

Ben Bernanke is intensifying speculation that this year will be his last as Federal Reserve chairman by deciding to skip…

US banks to send checks to 4.2M who lost homes

The nation’s largest banks will begin sending payments this week to millions of Americans who may have been wrongfully foreclosed on during the housing crisis…

Weak job growth makes bold Fed action more likely

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美國勞工部週五公布最新就業報告,美國僱主在8月份新增96,000個工作職位,失業率由7月的8.3%降至8.1%,但原因並非就業市場好轉,而是越來越多人放棄找尋工作…

Fed foresees far weaker growth

Fed foresees much weaker growth and higher unemployment than it had in June…