Fed has room to raise interest rates for some time, Brainard says

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve has room to raise interest rates over the next couple of years without slowing economic growth,...

Mexico must be ready for bilateral U.S. trade deal: minister

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico expects U.S.-Canada talks on trade to yield an agreement, but Mexico must be ready to pursue a bilateral...

VW brand must become significantly more efficient: CEO

HAMBURG (Reuters) - The VW brand needs higher profits and must become significantly more efficient to be able to finance its future, Volkswagen...

Ryanair pilots, cabin crew in Germany stage strike

BERLIN (Reuters) - Pilots and cabin crew at Ryanair (RYA.I) in Germany staged a full-day walkout on Wednesday and threatened further strikes to...

New York overtakes London as top financial center; Brexit blamed

New York has overtaken London as the world's most attractive financial center, a survey said on Wednesday, as Britain's decision to leave the...

How tech jobs helped Rust Belt become house-flipping hotspot

In the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis, millions of amateur investors kept adding fuel to the overheating U.S. housing market by betting on...