Obama achieved several legislative victories just before going on vacation. But with a GOP-led House vowing to target 'ObamaCare' and government spending, difficult battles await.
Stock prices can look volatile from day to day, so some investors – like those at Crossing Wall Street (CW) – make one reasoned 'buy' decision each year, and stick with it.
The $7.2 billion from the estate of philanthropist Jeffry Picower represents the largest forfeiture in US history. So far, $9.8 billion has been collected on behalf of Bernard Madoff victims – nearly half the $20 billion that investors lost.
Bankruptcy won't close A&P's 395 grocery stores, thanks to $800 million financing deal.
Stock market loses 142 points after North, South Korea exchange fire and Federal Reserve lowers growth outlook.
Foreclosures have prompted a wave of class-action suits, which could cost banks billions of dollars, a congressional watchdog says.
The magical Harry Potter movie franchise enters its concluding phase this week, but its impact is still growing. Its legacy: young activists motivated to find solutions to real-world problems.