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Fundamentally speaking...

Kai Ryssdal | Oct 1, 2008
It's been a couple of weeks since we've heard anybody say 'The fundamentals of the economy are sound.'...

Irish bank move upsets British bankers

Stephen Beard | Oct 1, 2008
British bankers are upset over an emergency move by the Irish government to guarantee 100% of all Irish deposits. As a result, Brits have been pouring money into Irish accounts. Stephen Beard reports.
Posted In: Investing

Start-ups are slowing down

Mitchell Hartman | Oct 1, 2008
A new report says these days we're seeing fewer start-ups go public. Mitchell Hartman looks into what's causing the lack of willing venture capitalists and why they're not backing up IPOs.
Posted In: Investing

New provisions for Senate rescue bill

Steve Henn and Scott Jagow | Oct 1, 2008
The Senate will vote on a new financial rescue package tonight with new provisions to pick up House votes. Scott Jagow talks to Steve Henn in Washington about what's new in the bill and how these additions could backfire.
Posted In: Economy

Brackets for the meltdown office pool?

Scott Jagow | Oct 1, 2008
My colleague Steve Henn in our Washington bureau e-mailed the following to me this morning. It's the laugh of the day ... Click here for a larger...
Posted In: financial crisis

Plenty of alternative ideas for getting out of this mess

Scott Jagow | Oct 1, 2008
I'm looking forward to posting a few thoughts each day about the financial crisis. This is a trying time, but we will get through it. The...

A primer on the financial crisis

Scott Jagow | Oct 1, 2008
Headlines have been trumpeting news of a financial crisis for weeks, but the situation isn't the easiest to understand. Scott Jagow gets a primer from consultant Peter Cohan, who explains the credit market trauma.
Posted In: Economy

Boomers may be going bust

| Oct 1, 2008
From layoff risks to shrinking house and 401(k) values, older workers may be headed for the most trouble in the financial crisis. Commentator Robert Reich says bailout or no bailout, baby boomers should watch out.

Hollywood to Seattle: We said no copies!

Melissa Kaplan | Oct 1, 2008
Once again reminding the public that Hollywood will go to great lengths to fight piracy, six movie studios are suing Seattle-based digital media...

If at first...

Kai Ryssdal | Oct 1, 2008
Well, here's the headline from Reuters:Senate Agrees to Vote on Bailout...
Posted In: Process

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