Stock futures extend gains after Fed expands bond-buying program

Stock futures extend gains after Fed expands bond-buying program

Stock futures kicked off the overnight session higher Monday evening, extending gains from the regular trading day. Earlier, stocks closed out a choppy session higher, with equities in the morning tracking toward another session of steep declines before paring losses. The Dow erased earlier losses of as much as 762 points, or 3%, to settle […]
Fed proposes expanding Main Street loan program to nonprofits

Fed proposes expanding Main Street loan program to nonprofits

The Federal Reserve is proposing an extension of its emergency loan program to include U.S. nonprofits like universities and charitable organizations.  On Monday, the Fed released a framework for how it might offer loans as small as $250,000 or as large as $300...
Defrauded for-profit college students suffer rejected relief claims

Defrauded for-profit college students suffer rejected relief claims

The Education Department (ED) is rejecting borrower defense claims of defrauded victims of predatory for-profit colleges, according to letters and emails received by three applicants who told their stories to Yahoo Finance. Three former students of the now-defunct ITT...