May 6, 2015 You've heard warnings about the economic disaster that could happen if Congress fails to avoid a fiscal cliff. But what is the fiscal cliff anyway? Sr. Producer Paddy Hirsch enlists the support of his friends Thelma and Louise in this three-minute explanation.
Sep 28, 2012 Contractors say 'fiscal cliff' could force layoffs; legal deadline for pink slips looms
Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 28, 2012 As the health care system gets more complex, more people are turning to patient advocates for help.
Sep 26, 2012 In recent years Americans have been replacing their knees at an remarkable rate.
Sep 25, 2012 In an exclusive broadcast interview, the International Monetary Fund chief urged U.S. leaders to take swift action on the so-called fiscal cliff, and called for European leaders to continue vetting the region's debt crisis.
Sep 25, 2012 Study finds growth in healthcare spending has reversed its post-recession slump.
Sep 20, 2012 Researchers have found that while moving out of poorer neighborhoods improves a person's health and general happiness, moving to a better-off region did not improve families' income.
Sep 18, 2012 Alabama joins a slew of lawmakers who are ambivalent about taking funds from the Fed to cover the millions more people who will become eligible for Medicaid under Obamacare.
Sep 17, 2012 More employers, public and private, are including wellness plans in their benefits to help employees become more fit, lowering health insurance costs.
Sep 12, 2012 Bob Woodward has been writing about politics and power since the '70s when he and Carl Bernstein broke the Watergate story. His latest book takes the reader inside the Obama White House during last summer's debt ceiling crisis.