Feb 15, 2012 News out of the U.S. and Europe today could mean more spending at home and more debt problems in Greece. But Josh Brown of Fusion Analytics says neither piece of news will make a huge difference in the markets.
Feb 14, 2012 Greece today is trying to find another few hundred million dollars worth of budget cuts. Meanwhile, the rating agency Moody's has downgraded the credit ratings of six European countries, which is likely to make matters worse.
Feb 13, 2012 Greeks rioted over the weekend, burning dozens of buildings in protest against budget cuts that are the latest condition for a $170 billion bailout from the European Union and the International Monetary Fund.
Feb 13, 2012 Many Greeks spent the weekend protesting against austerity cuts in their country, in part because individuals and businesses are already having trouble scraping by.
Heidi N. Moore
Feb 13, 2012 Why is it so important for Greece to get its bailout money by March 20th?
Feb 13, 2012 Protesters in Athens are worried in part because planned austerity cuts could mean more lean years before a recovery kicks in.
Feb 13, 2012 Who has more to lose in the ongoing crisis in Europe -- Greece, or its lenders, like Germany?
Feb 17, 2012 The Greek parliament’s approval of a sweeping austerity package causes demonstrations as Greeks complain of being humiliated by their creditors.
Feb 13, 2012 Overnight, the Greek parliament imposed drastic cuts that will layoff some 150,000 government workers, raise the retirement age and lower the minimum wage by 20 percent. What would the same cutbacks feel like here in the U.S.?