Archive for September, 2014

US Treasury bill rates drop, with 3-month bills falling to lowest level since late 2011

WASHINGTON – Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Monday's auction, with rates on three-month bills dropping to their lowest point since late 2011.

Map reveals liver disease hotspots

Health officials have mapped out the places in England which have the highest rates of people admitted to hospital as an emergency for alcohol-related liver disease.

These S&P 100 companies pay the highest taxes

A new report shows Devon Energy, Anadarko Petroleum and Facebook are among the multinational S&P 100 corporations hit with the highest tax rates in 2013.

Rates fall at weekly US Treasury bill auction to lowest levels since September 2013

WASHINGTON – Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills fell in Monday's auction with rates on three-month and six-month bills dipping to their lowest levels since September 2013.

The fattest states in America

Some parts of the country have worse diets than others.

Lower rates fail to fuel home buyers

Interest rates for U.S. mortgages dropped to their lowest level in over a year last week, but that wasn't enough to move potential home buyers off the fence and into a house.