Fed Chief Confident In US Economy

In congressional testimony Thursday, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the job market is nearly healthy enough to justify raising interest rates.



Emerging Markets Fear Fed Rate Hike

If the Federal Reserve botches its rate hike, money will flee emerging markets, endangering companies that borrowed in dollars and curbing economic growth.

Mergers Boom ... But Many Go Bust

This year is on track to see record dealmaking activity. But with half of transactions historically falling short, what should shareholders watch out for?

Note To Youth: Expect Tough Job Search

One billion young people are expected to look for work in the next decade, but only 40 percent will succeed if the global economy remains as is, a report said.
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The Deadly Side Of Pro-Choice Work

For employees and volunteers at Planned Parenthood and other women's health clinics, the threat of harassment and violence is always there.