Nov 26, 2012 During the recession, Congress lengthened unemployment aid to a maximum of 99 weeks. If not renewed, the current extension will expire at the end of the year.
Nov 23, 2012 Hurricane Sandy caused damage and pain across several states. With the clean-up still in its first stages, rebuilding and repairing could become an economic boost.
Nov 22, 2012 Hurricane Sandy damaged hundreds of thousands of cars, so it's been tough to find a rental in time for holiday travel.
Nov 21, 2012 When a hurricane costs billions to clean up, who should foot the bill?
Nov 23, 2012 Education lobbyists make up the lion's share of groups pushing to avert the 'fiscal cliff.'
Nov 20, 2012 Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke says he believes that worries about the fiscal cliff are already affecting the economy.
Nov 19, 2012 Wall Street rallies on optimism that a deal will be reached to avoid the fiscal cliff. Nevermind that Congress is on recess and Obama is in Asia.
Nov 19, 2012 Three weeks after Hurricane Sandy power has been restored for most people affected by the storm. But the embattled LIPA is still dealing with a wave of criticism over its performance.
Nov 19, 2012 New York officials decided to scrap the New York Marathon in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. The cancellation may be an economic boon for another marathon just down the road.