Debt And Bond Markets

LA police chief vows to erase homeless people's warrants

Jul 11, 2019

The Los Angeles police chief says he's working to eliminate thousands of homeless people's old warrants for minor offenses in the coming weeks

Markets Right Now: Stocks gain, approaching another record

Jun 20, 2019

An early surge on the stock market put the S&P 500 index within range of another record high.

White House offers budget freeze if Dems don't agree to deal

Jun 19, 2019

Trump administration bargainers are offering a one-year budget freeze and saying that Democratic spending demands remain too high

Markets Right Now: Stocks fall for the 2nd day in a row

Jun 12, 2019

Stocks are ending lower for the second day straight, dragged down by losses in technology companies and banks.

US stocks, bond yield slump, signaling market jitters

May 28, 2019

Stocks turned broadly lower on Wall Street in afternoon trading Tuesday as investors shifted money into bonds, sending yields to their lowest level in nearly two years

Lebanon's Central Bank workers suspend strike for 3 days

May 7, 2019

Lebanon's Central Bank of Lebanon employees suspend their open-ended strike for 3 days, hoping no wage cuts

Lebanon stock trading suspended over central bank strike

May 6, 2019

The Beirut Stock Exchange says it is suspending trading due to the open strike declared by the employees of Lebanon's central bank

Puerto Rico reaches key deal with power company bondholders

May 4, 2019

Puerto Rico's government has reached a key debt restructuring deal with a group that bought bonds issued by the U.S. territory's power company

US lawmakers review control board's role in Puerto Rico

May 2, 2019

U.S. lawmakers are reviewing the work of a federal control board created by Congress to oversee Puerto Rico's finances amid complaints that it is ineffective and has cost the bankrupt U.S. territory's government millions of dollars in operating expenses

The Latest: Powell says politics not part of policy decision

May 1, 2019

The Latest: Powell says politics not part of monetary policy decisions