Fed’s Powell says interest rates could rise ‘fairly soon’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. rate hike may come "fairly soon" if data confirm the economy is continuing to grow and labor markets are still tightening, Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell said on Thursday in remarks that may help tee up higher rate...

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Workers protest at McDonald’s shareholder meeting for second day

OAK BROOK, Ill. (Reuters) - Hundreds of protesters rallied outside McDonald's Corp headquarters as shareholders on Thursday approved executive compensation and voted down a slate of shareholder resolutions, including those involving political contribut...

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