Congress wants to extend the $8,000 home-buyer credit. Critics say it's not that helpful and mostly benefits home sellers.
Two Chicago men are being charged over a plot to attack a Danish newspaper that published a controversial cartoon of the prophet Muhammed in 2005.
From the legendary traffic snarls of New York City to the long routes taken by rural Pennsylvanians, here are America's worst commutes.
Demonstrators at the American Bankers Association convention Tuesday decried banks' greed and lack of transparency. But officials say the bankers in Chicago aren't the ones who were bailed out by the federal government.
Home price recovery varies by city, according to Case-Shiller index.
Selections from 85 immigrants tell what it means to become an American.
Digital media open the door to mash-ups, tributes, and other reinventions.
Cities are passing laws restricting where sex offenders can live, forcing many to move into high-density clusters. But Somer Thompson's neighborhood was not one of them.