10-year Treasury yield tops 1.61% to start the week

There are no major economic data releases, or bonds auctions, scheduled for Monday. Instead, investor attention…

Biden's Envoy to Haiti Resigns in Protest of Administration's 'Inhumane' Deportation of Refugees

Ambassador Daniel Foote, the Special Envoy for Haiti, has chosen to resign rather than carry out…

Capitol Police requests National Guard on standby for pro-Trump rally supporting Jan. 6 rioters

The U.S. Capitol Police said it "asked the Department of Defense for the ability to receive…

'9/11 millionaires' and mass corruption: How American money helped break Afghanistan

In the 20 years since 9/11, the United States has spent more than $2 trillion waging…

IRS chief tells Elizabeth Warren: More transparent bank data can fight tax evasion

IRS chief Charles Rettig told Sen. Elizabeth Warren that relying on banks to report on their…

House panel investigating Capitol riot plans to ask telecom firms to preserve Trump allies' phone records

The House select committee investigating the deadly Capitol invasion is preparing to ask telecommunications companies to…

U.S. and German relations at a crossroads as Afghanistan crisis unfolds

The EU announced in May that it was not going to introduce a previously planned second…

Justice Department Says Donald Trump’s Tax Returns Must Be Released To Congressional Committee

The Justice Department said that the Treasury Department must release former President Donald Trump’s tax returns…

What to watch today: Wall Street tries to keep its rebound rally going

Dow futures rose Wednesday as Wall Street tried to keep its rebound rally going. However, earlier…

Treasury yields ebb lower ahead of Fed Chair Powell testimony

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell is due to give the U.S. House Committee on Financial Services his…

Biden picks Republican ex-Sen. Jeff Flake as U.S. ambassador to Turkey

President Joe Biden is nominating former Sen. Jeff Flake, a Republican from Arizona, as his ambassador…

US, Russia To Begin Nuclear Arms Control Talks

The United States and Russia have agreed to open a dialogue on nuclear arms control. In…