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Fed rate decision and Powell press conference: live blog

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Read the FOMC’s October statement

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Three things to watch from the Fed meeting

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Meet the lonely economist who thinks the Fed might just leave interest rates unchanged

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Dimon says money-market turmoil last month risks morphing into a crisis if Fed falters

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Fed Beige Book reports ‘slight’ growth in some regions

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Fed, Bank of England officials say they oppose negative interest rates

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Fed’s Bullard says ignoring the Treasury yield curve has burned him in the past

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Fed says it will start to buy Treasury bills next week to ease money-market pressure

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Fed dove Kashkari says he’s not expecting a recession

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Fed’s Kaplan says he’s open-minded about further interest rate cuts

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Fed grew more worried about economy at September meeting, minutes show

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Powell says economic expansion can last, but there are risks

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Wholesale prices sink in September, PPI shows, and point to low inflation ahead

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Fed’s Mester says September job report was ‘pretty solid’