Financial Services

Firm denies Flynn texted its director on US sanctions

Dec 11, 2017

A nuclear reactor investment firm that once hired Michael Flynn to advise its project to build nuclear reactors in the Mideast is denying a congressional whistleblower's account that Flynn sent text messages saying the project was "good to go."

Markets Right Now: Stocks edge higher in midday trading

Dec 11, 2017

Stocks are edging higher in midday trading as gains in technology and energy companies outweigh losses among banks and makers of consumer goods.

Fed set to raise rates as Yellen gives final news conference

Dec 11, 2017

Fed is set to lift rates for 3rd time this year as Yellen gives final news conference as chair

US stocks edge higher in morning trading; oil prices rise

Dec 11, 2017

U.S. stock indexes are edging higher in morning trading as gains in technology and energy companies outweigh losses among banks and makers of packaged foods and other consumer goods

Liz Weston: Refusing to pay could hurt you more than them

Dec 11, 2017

Refusing to pay for a service or product that didn't live up to its promises can cause trouble for you, but there are other options

This Week: Fed meeting, jobless claims, Costco earnings

Dec 11, 2017

This Week: Fed meeting, jobless claims, Costco earnings

Man whose relatives died mysteriously must give gun info

Dec 8, 2017

A Vermont man whose mother and grandfather died in mysterious circumstances must turn over information related to a missing gun, as well as phone records, in a lawsuit in Rhode Island over insurance on his sunken boat

Trump says fines for Wells Fargo will not be dropped

Dec 8, 2017

Trump says government fines and penalties against Wells Fargo will not be dropped, and may be "substantially increased."

Bitcoin soars then falls back; banks raise risk concerns

Dec 7, 2017

Bitcoin surges but then falls sharply; banks raise concern about risk ahead of the debut of bitcoin futures next week

A Medicaid challenge: Poor health, but a drive to improve

Dec 7, 2017

People on Medicaid have worse health, but a new survey finds they're invested in improving

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