Topic: Financial Markets
Some critics cite government 'takeover' of business and 'giveaways' to the poor as signs that President Obama is a socialist. Members of the Socialist Party are among those who disagree.
07/01/2010 03:49 pm
Fruit Roll-Ups lawsuit alleges that nutrition information is misleading to consumers.
07/01/2010 12:41 pm
The House of Representatives voted 237 to 192 Wednesday for a House-Senate compromise on financial reform. But the votes necessary for passage in the Senate aren't assured yet.
06/30/2010 08:47 pm
Foreclosures are inevitable for some families, President Obama told a Wisconsin crowd Wednesday. Even with increased government spending, foreclosures will occur, he said.
06/30/2010 04:40 pm
Russian spy suspects used high-tech methods but allegedly sent only low-level information back home.
06/30/2010 02:45 pm
President Obama is not happy over GOP opposition of the Wall Street financial regulation bill and a House Republican's apology to BP over the Gulf oil spill.
06/30/2010 01:21 pm
Temp jobs are still a stopgap measure until people find full-time work. But one source of temporary work, the US Census Bureau, has begun to lay off workers, according to a jobs report.
06/30/2010 10:04 am
The Tesla Motors IPO sold out quickly, and shares of the company rose 41 percent in their first day of trading. But Tesla's ability to navigate the still-developing electric car market will be tested in the coming months.
06/29/2010 08:15 pm
US home prices were up 0.8% but government tax credits bolstered the housing market and incentives have expired.
06/29/2010 07:07 pm
Tesla Motors (TSLA) wowed investors, closing up 41 percent in its first day of trading. But it still has a lot to prove as the first US car company to go public since Ford.
06/29/2010 06:55 pm