Nov 28, 2013 Today, the Japan Nikkei Index went up another 1.8 percent to get very close to a six year high.
Nov 19, 2013 A byproduct of refining gasoline clouds the skies of a South Side Chicago neighborhood.
Nov 6, 2013 Higher house prices are often seen as a sign of an improving economy, but they have a downside when incomes don't keep pace.
Oct 25, 2013 One robust sector of the economy is how much we're spending on our pets.
Oct 18, 2013 In a post-Wikileaks world, it's harder than ever to be a whistleblower.
Oct 17, 2013 The aftermath of the debt ceiling debacle: consumer confidence is shaken, companies aren't spending, interest rates will rise, the nation's credit rating is in jeopardy, and GDP growth takes a hit.
Aug 27, 2013 Consumer confidence increased in August, outpacing economists’ predictions.
Aug 7, 2013 The offshore-drilling giant Transocean is tied in with BP in the public imagination because of its involvement in the Deepwater Horizon catastrophe.
Jul 30, 2013 The company's $20 billion Gulf oil spill compensation fund is almost empty -- and there could be many more claims in the pipeline.