Nov 14, 2012 Millions of workers went on strike across Europe today in protest against public spending cuts. Hundreds of flights have been cancelled, car factories and ports have been shut, and rail services disrupted.
Nov 14, 2012 There are strikes going on this morning in Greece, Spain, Portugal, Italy and Belgium. Workers are protesting all across Europe against rising unemployment and austerity.
Nov 13, 2012 The flooding from Superstorm Sandy has displaced a lot of New Yorkers, including those who live far above the high-water mark.
Nov 13, 2012 Long-term power outages in the wake of Sandy have led many experts to scrutinize the power delivery infrastructure and look at how it could be strengthened.
Nov 13, 2012 As many homeowners move out, investors will move in. The real estate adage 'Location, location, location' may still trump the risk.
Nov 12, 2012 Government officials are working with New York City landlords on a plan to house storm victims in vacant apartments.
Nov 12, 2012 Greece approves its 2013 austerity budget, making it eligible for a third round of bailout loans.
Nov 12, 2012 European finance ministers are meeting today in Brussels to decide whether Greece will receive its next scheduled bailout payment of $40 billion.
Nov 9, 2012 Gas rationing is back in New York City and parts of Long Island. And -- like in the 1970s oil crisis -- cars that end in an even number fill up on even days, and odd plates on odd days.