Valentina Vezzali celebrates the Italian team's victory against Russia in the women's team foil final fencing event at the World Fencing Championship in Antalya, Turkey, on Wednesday.
All but one state (Vermont) saw tax collections and other funds fall for the second quarter in a row. Over the past year, they’ve lost more than they got in federal stimulus money.
A first report card shows the federal Recovery Act money means hiring more electricians, carpenters, and others across the country. But it’s not necessarily in states with the highest unemployment rates.
The CBO says the Senate Finance bill will create a $81 billion surplus over 10 years. But critics say its fees, taxes, and mandates will hit Americans’ pocketbooks hard.
Many caribou herds have lost more than half their number from the maximums of recent decades.
A novel from Louise Erdrich, inspired by the German side of her family.
The picture is slowly improving. But how well you're doing depends on your profession, where you live, and how old you are.
Obama needs to woo doubting conservatives in his own party even more than he needs to win over Republicans.
Obama administration officials have been talking up consumer-owned cooperatives. But they might not be big or strong enough to compete.