(NEW YORK) -- The Nobel Prize in economics was awarded to Ben Bernanke, Douglas Diamond and Philip Dybvig on Monday for their research on banks and financial crises. Bernanke, of The Brookings Institute, served as chair of the Federal Reserve from 2006 to 2014, where... Read More.
(JACKSON HOLE, Wyo.) -- Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell vowed to fight inflation "forcefully" in remarks on Friday at the central bank's annual summer gathering in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. The Fed is weighing whether a large rate increase will be necessary at the central bank's... Read More.
Brockway – The Awaken Christian Concert will be held today from 5 to 10 p.m. at the 7th Ave. Brockway American Legion Stage.
(WASHINGTON) -- Rep. Bennie Thompson, the chairman of the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol, announced Tuesday he has COVID-19 two days ahead of a prime-time hearing Thursday. "I tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday, and I am experiencing... Read More.
(MENDON, Mo.) -- Federal investigators are working to determine if an Amtrak train was traveling at a speed limit of 90 mph when it plowed into a dump truck at a Missouri railroad crossing, killing four people and injuring 150, officials said. Jennifer Homendy, chairman... Read More.
Being the bestie of a superhero was a long-running trope in the comics world before Jacob Batalon's character, Ned, referred to himself as being Peter Parker's "man in the chair" in Spider-Man: Homecoming. Actor Matt Lintz plays just that -- specifically, high-schooler Bruno Carrelli, the keeper of Kamala Khan's secret... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, Chairman Dick Durbin, is calling on Justice Clarence Thomas to recuse himself from Jan. 6-related cases following reports that Thomas' wife, Ginni Thomas, had exchanged texts with then-White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows,... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Joe Biden announced Monday he will nominate Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell to a second four-year term. "While there’s still more to be done, we’ve made remarkable progress over the last 10 months in getting Americans back to work and getting our... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In an angry conversation on his final day as president, Donald Trump told the chairwoman of the Republican National Committee he was leaving the GOP and creating his own political party -- and that he didn't care if the move would destroy... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — Boston marathon competitors Barbara Singleton and Beth Craig made history today as the first mother-daughter duo to run the race as one team with a racing chair. "Team Babsie" consisted of Craig running the 26.2 miles while she pushed her mother, who... Read More.