Jan 14, 2013 In a shantytown outside of Madrid, a crowded, uneasy life for 30,000 people on the margins of Spain’s struggling economy
Jan 14, 2013 In the final news conference of his first term, President Obama made a new pitch for "balance" as Washington approaches another fiscal deadline.
Jan 14, 2013 President Barack Obama warned Republicans that not raising the "so-called" debt ceiling is "irresponsible" and "absurd." Wait a second... so-called?
Jan 10, 2013 USC professor Edward Kleinbard suggests IOUs are the best way to fix the debt ceiling.
Jan 7, 2013 Oregon Republican Congressman Greg Walden has introduced a bill outlawing trillion-dollar debt-paying platinum coins.
Jan 4, 2013 A trillion dollar coin? It’s legal for the Treasury to mint and it could resolve the debt ceiling debate. But don’t bet your paper money on it.
Dec 27, 2012 Raising the debt ceiling used to be routine. Is now really different than before?
Dec 31, 2012 History reveals a controversial task for the debt limit that goes all the way back to World War I.
Dec 14, 2012 Spain mulls new law offering residency to foreigners who buy pricey property.
Nov 16, 2012 The Spanish government is suspending foreclosures for the neediest homeowners just a week after a woman there committed suicide when officials arrived at her apartment to seize it.