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Yellen faces challenges as Fed trims bond buys

01/07/2014 6:16am
Janet Yellen will take the helm of a Federal Reserve facing a significantly different economic landscape from the one that dominated Ben Bernanke's tenure as chairman, confronting her with different decisions as well.

Senate vote to limit debate on benefits extension

01/07/2014 11:24am
The 60-37 roll call Tuesday by which the Senate passed a measure to limit debate on legislation that would extend certain unemployment benefits.

Senate roll vote on: Unemployment Benefits

01/07/2014 12:35pm
The 60-37 roll call Tuesday by which the Senate passed a motion to limit debate and consider legislation that would extend certain unemployment benefits.

Senators: US should take more Syrian refugees

01/07/2014 1:46pm
Democratic and Republican senators say the U.S. should offer a home to more Syrian refugees.