Financial markets, unpredictable as always, show few clear patterns in the aftermath of incidents like the Nov. 13 terror attacks in Paris.
As French leaders seek to minimize the economic fallout, their most instructive lessons may come from the U.S. response to the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.
The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development says global growth is expected to gain speed in 2016 and 2017, despite China's slowing GDP.
Critics of quantitative easing say it doesn't do much to help the real economy and is instead a "backdoor" bailout of banks.
A growing number of Americans legally carry concealed weapons. Here's why African-Americans should be concerned.
Analysts say the improving U.S. jobs picture and strong consumer sentiment should lift stocks by the end of 2014.