The president had demanded $5.7 billion to fulfill his long-promised project to build a wall on the southern border.
NEW YORK (AP) — Yes, this is scary. Stock prices plunged again Friday and are down more than 8 percent in just two weeks
Another plunge in the price of oil is driving stocks sharply lower in afternoon trading.
Consumer sentiment hit its highest level in nearly eight years.
Bill sponsor U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu (D-La.) and supporter U.S. Sen. John Hoeven (R-ND) both stood on the Senate floor and said Keystone XL is not an export pipeline in the minutes leading up to the bill's failure.
The fact is -- given a bit of clear thinking unencumbered by all of the noise -- none of the issues perpetuating our current national crisis are going to be solved by the screaming children in the room so why join them as it will only serve to hamper much needed solution.
Income inequality is killing the economy. Retailers, bankers and Democrats agree on that. Really. It's only Republicans who continue to insist that income inequality is great.
“New Jersey continues to struggle with structural imbalance and the governor's decision to reduce pension contributions in
"Notably, mortgage-related litigation has recently gotten a second wind and has expanded beyond investor claims," S&P credit
All three rating agencies said in statements that the allegations were "without merit." The losses cited in Monday's lawsuit
Republicans can pummel their own party if they want to, but what's amazing is that 18 of them in the Senate and 144 in the House voted against restoring government services and paying America's debts.
NEW YORK, Sept 18 (Reuters) - The S&P 500 index hit a record high on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve said it would continue
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell in a thinly traded session on Friday, with the S&P 500 index recording its steepest
If you somehow missed out on all the fun of the last financial crisis, don't worry: We're apparently slowly building up to
Let's raise a glass to celebrate the 50th birthday of the Equal Pay Act, but not too high. If things don't change, we're on the road to a permanent (mostly female) underclass. We still have a lot of work to do.
By Ryan Vlastelica "Commodity stocks are outperforming with the jobs number alleviating fears over a slowdown," said Sorensen
These were announced on Feb. 5, the same day that the Justice Department said it was seeking $5 billion in its own civil
The complaint references a meeting that was supposedly held in August 2007 -- as turmoil raged in the financial markets -- in
"The court rejects the rating agency defendants' arguments that the First Amendment provides any protection to them under