Feb 5, 2014 Spain is still suffering from an economic crisis that has left 26 million people unemployed.
Feb 3, 2014 The debt ceiling began as a check on executive spending, but didn't reach its full crescendo until recently.
Jan 15, 2014 Knife sharpeners say they are still on the cutting edge, but their market is nearly obsolete.
Dec 18, 2013 A continuation of our Jobless Generation series.
Dec 16, 2013 Italy's prime minister calls youth unemployment his country's "true nightmare."
Dec 10, 2013 The $85 billion agreement would set new spending levels for the next two years and create $63 billion in so-called 'sequester relief.'
Dec 18, 2013 Fifty-seven Native American tribes in the Pacific Northwest have come together to oppose plans to build coal export terminals in Oregon and Washington State.
Oct 31, 2013 A conference in Washington kicks off to convince investors from across the world that the U.S. is an attractive place to invest.
Oct 30, 2013 Spain's economy has (just barely) emerged from recession. But people are still suffering.
Oct 28, 2013 The BBC's Tom Burridge takes the temperature of Spaniards in Madrid over allegations of NSA call-monitoring.