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Negotiators representing the city of Detroit and its retired municipal workers, police and firefighters Tuesday night announced deals that would reduce the workers' pension benefits - but by much less than the city had originally proposed.
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The number of Americans filing for first-time unemployment benefits will likely posted a slight gain in the latest weekly data, but remain near the slowest pace in almost seven years, according to economists polled by MarketWatch.
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Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen on Wednesday tried to talk up the economy, forecasting that a robust economy with full employment is possible by the end of 2016.
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More "volatility that goes nowhere" is likely in store for stocks, says president John Merrill of Tanglewood Wealth Management.
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The bank also saw mortgage originations fall 65%, as refinancing fell off. Check out our live blog as MarketWatch's Sital Patel covers the analyst call with Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan and CFO Bruce Thompson.
The dollar gave up its gain against the euro Tuesday after a gauge of builder confidence in the U.S. fell short of forecasts.
The cost to host a barbecue will likely be significantly higher this year than last, writes MarketWatch reporter Catey Hill, in today's Personal Finance pages.
Negotiators representing about 6,500 retired Detroit police and fire-fighters reached a deal with the city's government that would spare them from any reductions in their pension checks, mediators announced today.
MarketWatch technology reporter Ben Pimentel will live blog the earnings call from San Francisco.
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U.S. consumer prices rose a seasonally adjusted 0.2% in March due to higher shelter and food costs, the Labor Department said Tuesday.
By MarketWatch SYDNEY--An unmanned vehicle is due to begin searching the Indian Ocean seabed for wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 later Monday, as authorities lose hope of detecting any more signals from the missing jet's black-box flight recorders.
I warned you. Over and over, frankly, and consider this yet another warning. Stay away from hyped-up penny stocks, which so far this year has meant specifically staying away from the marijuana-weed-pot penny stocks, most of which even at this moment, are still up many hundreds of percent in the last year.
Inflation in the U.S. is trending below the Federal Reserve's target and doesn't seem to be going anywhere fast.
Auction house Poly Auction is said to have given up on recovering an ink drawing by Chinese artist Cui Ruzhuo that was discovered to be missing - and presumed to have been thrown out with the trash - after fetching HK$28.8 million under the hammer in Hong Kong last week.
The March retail sales data were widely seen as encouraging news for the U.S. economy but it may be best to hold the champagne and party hats for a few more months.