May 8, 2013 The U.S. military has been thinking about the 'Internet of Things' -- networks of devices that talk to one another. But there are some major obstacles.
May 3, 2013 The Department of Defense wants to spend nearly $200 million to upgrade facilities at Guantanamo Bay. President Obama wants to shut it down for good. We take a look at the numbers behind the planet's most expensive prison.
Apr 29, 2013 Despite the recent global banking crisis, UK regulators have decided to cut down application approval times for new banks and lower the capital requirements. An American starting a bank there says this will stimulate competition.
Apr 24, 2013 Immigration is a contentious issue in Britain, but the country recently celebrated one of the most successful immigrant groups -- French Protestants or Huguenots.
Apr 19, 2013 Spring is the perfect time to get realistic about budgeting. Personal finance journalist Carmen Wong Ulrich offers some advice about how to do it the smart way.
Apr 12, 2013 Current recipients have different reactions. Some scholars say basing the amount of payments on need could make the program less popular.
Apr 11, 2013 The idea that government should be balance its budget and stay out of the way has been around a long time. It's gained ascendance in Washington even as more economists agree the government should spend more and help the economy.
Apr 10, 2013 Toy store owner Steve Presser is optimistic about Congressional budget negotiations, but worries there won't be enough support for small business.
Apr 10, 2013 Obama adds his budget to competing plans from the House and Senate. Is there any Venn diagram overlap?