Despite being a cleaner fuel than oil or coal, it has few supporters in Washington, making it a risky investment.
The Lehman Bros. collapse, two years ago today, set off a huge stock market crash. While much of the market still hasn't recovered, there are winners.
For the first time in at least 20 years, the company is giving more campaign money to Republicans than to Democrats.
The president went on the offensive Wednesday, and for once the market liked what he had to say.
The indexes end down more than 4% in August. Traders continue to be skeptical about the economy. Home prices rose in July, and consumer confidence gains slightly. Gold jumps above $1,250.
The $2.15 billion deal is derailed because of the buyer's suspected links to China.
One advantage of homeownership is your mortgage interest deduction. But maybe not for long.
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