UnitedHealthcare broadens consumers direct rebate program

MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — The nation’s largest health insurer is expanding a program that passes rebates…

Powell says Trump’s attacks played no role in rate pause

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says political attacks by President Donald Trump played no…

European Central Bank offers help to weakening economy

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank took unexpectedly quick action Thursday to support a…

Report: Iran merges military-affiliated banks

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s official IRNA news agency says the Central Bank has merged four…

Stock market turmoil pushes Norway’s oil fund to loss

COPENHAGEN, Denmark / FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) Volatility in stock markets last year pushed Norway’s sovereign wealth…

Germany gives Jens Weidmann 2nd term as Bundesbank chief

BERLIN / FEBRUARY 27, 2019 (STL.News) The German government has given the green light for Jens Weidmann…

GOP candidate in disputed US House race not running again

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Republican candidate whose narrow lead in a North Carolina congressional race…

Stocks head lower, threatening to break a winning streak

U.S. stocks headed lower in early trading Thursday, putting the S&P 500 index on pace for…

BEIJING | Global stocks mostly rise ahead of US-China tariff war talks

BEIJING (AP) — Most global stock markets rose Thursday as U.S. and Chinese officials entered two…

FRANKFURT, Germany | European Central Bank concerned by economic slowdown

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Top officials of the European Central Bank worried at their last meeting…

MOSCOW | US embassy urges Russia to allow visit to jailed US investor

MOSCOW (AP) — The United States Embassy in Moscow has called on Russian authorities to allow…

WASHINGTON | Minutes show Fed officials noted number of rising threats

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve policymakers last month noted greater threats to the U.S. economy, ranging…

ATHENS, Greece | national bank of greece protests, says minister is meddling

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s central bank chief asked Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to intervene on…