Dogs have been faithful companions to Occupy Wall Street protesters. Greg Hillman (l.) and his dog Chaos take part in the Occupy DC camp in McPherson Square in Washington on Oct. 30. The Occupy Wall Street movement protesting the excesses of capitalism has surged from a ragged group in downtown Manhattan to protesters of all ages demonstrating worldwide.
Everyone has a unique approach to personal finance with different goals, lifestyles, and incomes. NerdWallet asks everyday people how they handle personal finance, and speak with a 22-year-old magazine editor in this installment of 'How Do You Do Money?'
Hurricane Sandy caused a record storm-related power outage in New York City and has more than 7.4 million homes and businesses without power. So why aren't cities burying more power lines underground to avoid the blackouts?
Back-to-school time sparks parents and educators to think about school improvement, inspiring one father to volunteer to paint his son's school in order to brighten the surroundings – and possibly the quality of thought.