Fiscal cliff talk has been mostly focused on what would happen to the federal budget and the national economy. But what impact would the fiscal cliff have on individual states?
Black Friday is one of the best times of the year to buy a new TV, and retailers are rolling out the bargains in their Black Friday ads to mark the occasion Here are some of the best deals so far on HDTVs of every size.
The EU is in a recession, according to new data from EuroStat. Will the US follow suit or buck the trend?
IKEA 'deeply regrets' using forced labor of political prisoners in East Germany to make some of its furniture during the 1980s, the company's country manager in Germany said. Embarrassed by media reports, IKEA launched an internal investigation a year ago into whether it had used forced labor behind the Iron Curtain.
The Justice Department’s criminal settlement with BP gives their top executives a free pass — allowing the public to believe justice has been done, Reich writes.
Black Friday shoppers are doing more and more of their buying online, so some stores are taking extra steps to lure customers out of the house. Here are the best Black Friday in-store freebies for 2012, featuring everything from gift cards to tape measurers.
Retirees should look for easy-to-understand credit-card terms and low-tech customer service. Avoid carrying a balance because finance charges can quickly diminish retirees' modest monthly income.
A mini-deal on the fiscal cliff will give the new Congress and the White House time to craft a “grand bargain” on deficit reduction without going over the fiscal cliff, Reich writes.
Compare the prices you get online with the prices you can get locally and go for whichever option is cheapest, Hamm writes.
Recent EU data shows great divergences in Europe between different countries in economic growth, Karlsson writes.
Jobless claims rose unexpectedly as initial claims jumped back above the closely watched 400K level.