Dec 26, 2013 Japan's Nikkei stock index closed about 16,000 for the first time since 2007.
Dec 19, 2013 Russian President,Vladimir Putin, vows to pardon a former political enemy who was once Russia's richest man.
Dec 16, 2013 It's the one year anniversary of Japan's great experiment in trying to lift itself from economic lethargy.
Dec 13, 2013 The House of Representatives has passed a budget agreement aimed at avoiding another government shutdown. How will it affect the sequestration?
Dec 16, 2013 This story about 55 tax breaks about to expire starts in an unlikely place: Barn 63 at the Belmont Race Track in Belmont, N.Y., at the stall of a pretty brown horse with a white star on her forehead.
Dec 12, 2013 Exxon and other oil companies say, “Heck, yes.”
Dec 11, 2013 Denmark and other countries are staking claims to the sea surrounding the North Pole, with an eye to oil exploration.
Dec 9, 2013 Protests continue in Ukraine over the government's refusal to join the European Union. A look at why the economy is at the heart of it all.
Dec 6, 2013 A deal to avoid another government shutdown seems to be coalescing around increasing revenues -- but not taxes.
Dec 4, 2013 Not a comfortable spot to be in.