Fed chief Yellen: 'We are extensively audited'

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_1730415" align="aligncenter" width="614"] Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen[/caption] The Federal Reserve – the quasi-public organization that largely controls U.S. monetary policy behind closed doors – has already more…

Drama intensifies over Internet regulations

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — A Democrat on the Federal Communications Commission wants to narrow the scope of new net neutrality rules that are set for a vote on Thursday, more…

Stocks higher on dovish Yellen remarks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed at highs on Tuesday as Fed Chair Janet Yellen's congressional testimony indicated that a rate hike would likely come later rather than sooner. more…

Obama vetoes Keystone-pipeline bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — Defying the Republican-run Congress, President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, wielding his veto power for only more…

Yellen cites '70s inflation to oppose Fed audit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer FjZzGYP1] (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen invoked the Great Inflation of the 1960s and 1970s in pushing back Tuesday against a congressional proposal to subject more…

Biggest bank to charge fees on deposits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MARKETWATCH) — J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. is preparing to charge large institutional customers for some deposits, citing new rules that make holding money for the clients too more…

Newsmax boss on Clinton: 'I like what he does'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Christopher Ruddy, the chief executive of the Web and cable-TV outlet Newsmax, says there’s a good reason why he pledged a seven-figure donation to the Clinton more…

New push to delay Net-neutrality vote

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYCALLER) — Three days before the Federal Communications Commission is scheduled to vote on the most significant Internet regulations in history, two commissioners are asking Chairman Tom Wheeler more…

DHS hides crucial fact on 'terrorist influx'

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1722765" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Al-Shabab terrorist on propaganda video seeking to inspire lone-wolf attacks on malls, including the Mall of America in Minnesota.[/caption] Homeland Security Chief Jeh Johnson more…