Should investors cringe or cheer these days when the government -- any government at all -- offers to help a slowly sinking economy?
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on Friday said the U.S. central bank was prepared to take additional steps to bolster economic growth if the recovery continues to falter.
Sales of new and used cars have increased as consumers are spending a bit more money. Economists hope it is an early harbinger of a stronger economy.
President Barack Obama exhorted Congress on Monday to make passing a long-languishing small business aid package its first order of business when it returns next month from its summer break.
At the USHCC Board of Directors meeting held in Dallas, Texas on Friday, August 27, 2010, the Board elected Nina Vaca as incoming Chair and Jeanette Hernandez Prenger as Vice Chair. Ms. Vaca and Ms. Prenger are entrepreneurial role models.
Russia and Germany plan to cooperate closely in the effort to reform the global financial markets, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said Friday during a meeting with his Russian counterpart in Moscow.
Former presidential candidate Senator John
McCain has easily defeated a conservative challenger in a
primary vote, weathering a strong anti-incumbent mood that has taken
hold across the United States.