News

June 19, 2013 12:26 PM

Federal Reserve expects slower growth for rest of 2013

The Federal Reserve might begin tapering off its economic life support late this year and finish a controversial program of bond purchases by the middle of the next year, Chairman Ben Bernanke said Wednesday in remarks that triggered fear and loathing in financial markets.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Watch workers demolish a boulder blocking an Idaho highway 00:48

Watch workers demolish a boulder blocking an Idaho highway

How an Idaho congressman lost 68 pounds 00:25

How an Idaho congressman lost 68 pounds

Watch: Idaho landslide video goes viral 01:20

Watch: Idaho landslide video goes viral

"Bernie Sanders" Chant 00:24

"Bernie Sanders" Chant

"Justice for Jack" Yantis supporters rally for answers 03:45

"Justice for Jack" Yantis supporters rally for answers

Share Video

Editor's Choice Videos