McCarthy expresses optimism on averting government shutdown

(WASHINGTON) -- To avert a shutdown, Speaker Kevin McCarthy said the House should still try to pass a Republican short-term funding measure next week in addition to the individual spending bills, despite GOP holdouts."I would like to -- you need to -- because I... Read More.

Fed leaves interest rates unchanged amid optimism US can avert recession

(WASHINGTON) -- The Federal Reserve left its benchmark interest rate unchanged on Wednesday, pausing an aggressive inflation fight amid growing optimism that the United States can achieve normal price levels without falling into a recession.The central bank expects to raise rates one more time this... Read More.