Dec 27, 2012 The growing use of medical marijuana and the legalization of recreational use in two states have created more opportunities for pot entrepreneurs.
Dec 24, 2012 The outgoing Prime Minister of Italy, Mario Monti, has said he would would be prepared to head up any new government committed to his economic reforms.
Dec 20, 2012 A squabble between Opus Dei, the exclusive Catholic organization, and a small Danish game-maker, has ended up in court. At issue is a card game.
Dec 19, 2012 The government is on track to lose money on the GM bailout. But would doing nothing have cost more?
Dec 17, 2012 Italian Finance Minister Vittorio Grilli shares his views on Italy's economic stability, challenges ahead, and the country's political future.
Dec 13, 2012 European finance ministers struck a major new deal over their debt crisis. They agreed that the European Central Bank -- Europe’s equivalent of the Fed -- should take over the supervision of the continent’s biggest banks.
Dec 12, 2012 Sure, AIG's rescue turned a profit, but what about the rest of the bailouts?
Dec 11, 2012 It looks like the U.S. government’s rescue of insurance giant AIG is coming to an end. And, amazingly enough, it’s a happy ending: The government is selling the last of its AIG stock -- for a profit.
Dec 5, 2012 If the U.S. falls off the fiscal cliff at the end of the year, countries across the pond could also suffer the effects.