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By James Daley Personal Finance Editor Support package for mortgage giants w Indymac is third largest banking collapse in US history The United States Treasury and The Federal Reserve announced measures to shore up Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac - the struggling government-sponsored companies that underpin the American mortgage market - in a bid to head off a potential meltdown in global financial markets.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department on Thursday named the Philippine and Indonesian branches of the International Islamic Relief Organization as fund-raisers for al Qaeda and other terror groups.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - G. William Miller, who served as both chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve and secretary of the U.S. Treasury during the inflation-plagued Carter administration, has died.
By Laura MacInnis WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department on Monday named David Loevinger as permanent financial attache to China -- a new, Beijing-based position meant to encourage close ties on economic issues including foreign exchange.
By Mark Felsenthal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department and a key senator remained deadlocked on Wednesday over a Cuba trade dispute that is holding up Senate approval of officials to fill vacant senior jobs at the Treasury. Montana Democratic Sen.