You can't blame all the economic hurdles we've faced over the past decade on the attacks, but there are many connections. Here's where we stood then and now on the deficit, jobs and more.
Beyond the human toll, the financial impact to the nation has been huge. Add up spending on the Iraq and Afghan wars and domestic security, long-term care for veterans and the impact on the deficit, and the total is expected to be staggering.
Hope for the president's speech on Thursday may be lifting the market now, but experts expect a limited approach that might not get the job done.
Warren Buffett’s $5 billion investment in B of A is hardly a confidence booster for investors. If all's well, how badly did it need his money?
The Oracle Omaha says it himself: The bank and the country are going to make it. The world isn't going to end.
Amid all the praise on his departure from Apple, one key trait might be overlooked: his ability to bounce back from defeat.
Bonds from several countries that haven't been downgraded and still boast top credit scores also pay higher yields than US Treasurys.
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As geopolitical tensions threaten to spin out of control, investors are wondering how best to position their portfolios for the global turmoil.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
Occupy Wall Street bought and forgave the student loan debt of more than 2,700 Everest College students.
Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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