Fed Cuts Rate for First Time Since 2008, Citing Trade Uncertainty

"Through the course of the year, weak global growth, trade policy uncertainty and muted inflation have prompted the [Federal Open Market Committee] to adjust its assessment of the appropriate path of interest rates," Fed Chair Jerome Powell said.

Herman Cain's Most Bizarre Moments

Fed nominee Herman Cain has a history of gaffes and notorious moments from his years on the campaign trail that could be hard to shake off during a Senate confirmation hearing. Here are a few of them.

Stock Market and Economic Predictions for 2019

Stocks started the year strong, but quickly erased early gains, while President Donald Trump's ongoing trade war with China and threats of tariffs have spooked investors.

Trial Set for Teacher Who Allegedly Fed Puppy to Turtle

An Idaho middle-school science teacher is set to face trial next month over animal cruelty charges related to a March incident in which he allegedly fed a live, sick puppy to a snapping turtle during class.