Economists call for greater thrift, less dependence on foreign oil, and a closer watch on Wall Street.
Thousands gather, bearing witness to America’s historic step toward racial equality.
GMAC's president says the federal money will have an immediate impact on the credit it can offer General Motors customers.
Even if it adds up to $8 trillion, the final cost will be lower as US sells the assets it's now buying.
Police are working to reverse a downward trend, but budget cuts ahead may make the job harder.
Fewer workers have steady weekday schedules, posing challenges on the job and at home.
Their CEOs visit Washington, trying a second time to win lawmaker approval for an auto industry bailout.
Rescue plan leaves troubled mortgage-backed securities on bank's balance sheet.