Greek Banks Will Get An Extension On Liquidity: Report
February 18 2015 3:56 PM EST
Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis expects eurozone finance ministers to approve an extension to the country's loan proposal Friday.
Remote Alaskans Finally Get Broadband
February 18 2015 3:32 PM EST
72 Alaskan villages start using high-speed Internet for the first time.
Wal-Mart Earnings To Reveal Strength Of Retail Sector
February 18 2015 2:20 PM EST
Earnings from the world’s largest retailer will set the tone for the sector's health in the last holiday season.
'Contradictory And Confusing' ... 'Bizarre'
February 18 2015 12:32 PM EST
That's what the Cato Institute think tank is saying to U.S. lawmakers on federal rules that restrict marijuana. They're not alone.
US Stocks Trade Flat Ahead Of Fed Update
February 18 2015 11:59 AM EST
Economists will be looking for clues from the Federal Reserve’s latest minutes as to when the central bank will begin hiking interest rates.
Wealth Gap Widens On Racial Lines
February 18 2015 10:26 AM EST
White families in America on average had seven times the wealth of black families and six times the wealth of Hispanic families in 2013.
S&P 500 Hits Record High On Greece Bailout Hopes
February 17 2015 5:16 PM EST
U.S. stocks closed higher after reports that Greece intends to ask eurozone finance ministers for an extension.
4 Things To Know About Greece's Bailout Crisis
February 17 2015 3:38 PM EST
As the drama continues to play out in Greece, here are the four most important points about the country’s predicament.
Hurricane Sandy Cases Center On 'Secretly' Altered Report
February 17 2015 2:45 PM EST
How one couple's Hurricane Sandy insurance lawsuit opened the floodgates to allegations of fraudulent damage reports.
Anti-Union Workers Form Union At VW Factory
February 17 2015 2:22 PM EST
At its plant in Chattanooga, Volkswagen will recognize the American Council of Employees, a group of workers opposed to the UAW.
In Cuba, Senators See Path For End To US Embargo
February 17 2015 1:20 PM EST
Republican and Democratic senators have introduced two separate bills to lift travel restrictions on Americans going to Cuba and to repeal the 53-year-old embargo.
The National Park Service Unveils Map Of Sounds In US
February 17 2015 12:44 PM EST
Excessive noise impacts both wildlife and visitors -- now, the National Park Service can see it more clearly than ever.
Student Loans Hit A Record $1.16 Trillion In 2014
February 17 2015 12:35 PM EST
The New York Fed said Tuesday that more students and auto borrowers fell behind in payments in the fourth quarter of 2014.
US Stocks Drop As Greek Bailout Deadline Looms
February 17 2015 11:26 AM EST
Greece's government said a deal with eurozone finance ministers remains "totally feasible" but will not accept ultimatums.
'Abenomics' To Face More Challenges In 2015
February 16 2015 7:36 PM EST
A specific weakness within Japan's economy is preventing it from growing faster than it is.
Canadian Railroad Strike Ends After One Day
February 16 2015 4:49 PM EST
With Parliament considering back-to-work legislation, Teamsters Canada has agreed to end its strike.
New York City Faces Bus Slowdown
February 16 2015 3:35 PM EST
After the arrests of two New York City bus drivers, Transport Workers Union Local 100 is calling on bus operators to be especially cautious.
Gas Prices On The Rise Again
February 16 2015 2:32 PM EST
Even so, drivers should still expect to pay 80 cents to $1 less per gallon of regular than this time last year, analysts say.
As Deadline Looms, Greece Says No To Bailout Extension
February 16 2015 2:16 PM EST
Time is running out as Greece's bailout program ends on Feb. 28, igniting fears of a possible Greek exit from the eurozone.
Why Greece Is Renegotiating $270B Bailout Package
February 16 2015 12:26 PM EST
Greece’s Finance Minister is meeting with Eurogroup finance ministers in Brussels Monday to renegotiate the country's bailout package.