FUSD Trustees Looked Into Retroactive Pay Raise — to 2002

Before they voted to give themselves a 5% annual pay increase, some Fresno Unified School District trustees asked whether they could make that pay raise retroactive to 2002 — two years before any of the board members were even elected. The board's lawyer sa...
Portrait of Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell

Fed Raises Interest Rates. What Will It Do in 2019?

WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve has raised its key interest rate for the fourth time this year to reflect the U.S. economy's continued strength but signaling that it expects to slow hikes next year. The qua...