Fed set to leave rates alone

WASHINGTON | Fed set to leave rates alone amid signs of rising inflation

WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve achieved an inflation milestone this week, but that isn’t likely to alter expectations for what the Fed will announce when its latest policy meeting ends Wednesday. After six years of mostly missing its annual 2 percent target for inflation, the Fed learned Monday that its preferred gauge of consumer inflation … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Fed set to leave rates alone amid signs of rising inflation