By BROCK VERGAKISAssociated Press
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden has told Virginia high school graduates to believe that the U.S. has a bright future.
Biden echoed a key election-year theme - that the country is on the right track -
By Ryan C. Fuhrmann
During the credit crisis, the unemployment rate in the United States hit the double digits. It has come down since, but still hovers in the high single digits. As of May, the official unemployment rate was 8.2%, meaning that nearly one in 10 American citizens actively seeking a
By Amy Fontinelle
If you fixate on a purchase's monthly cost instead of looking at its true, total cost, you've fallen into the monthly payment trap. While it's important to make sure that any purchase you want to finance will fit into your monthly budget, ignoring its total cost can
By DAVID STRINGERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Britain's government and the Bank of England on Thursday outlined a series of emergency measures designed to kick-start lending by banks and to protect the country's economy from the worsening debt crisis in the eurozone
NEW YORK (AP) - The Federal Reserve Bank of New York said Thursday that loans it set up to help facilitate the bailouts of American International Group Inc., and now defunct investment bank Bear Stearns during the financial crisis, have been fully repaid with interest
SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio tourism board tweet meant to promote a Father's Day deal in the Lake Erie town of Sandusky instead directed followers to news about the sex abuse trial of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
The tweet was
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Are you trying to make some cash selling off your surplus skinny jeans, but nervous about selling to strangers?
A new crop of websites and apps with names like Copious.com, Threadflip, HipSwap and
By Andrew Housser
June still reigns as one of the most popular months to get married, with October close behind. In fact, tying the knot in the fall or winter can be a real money saver. If wedding bells are in your future, read on for more cost-saving tips guaranteed to give you a beautiful,
NEW YORK (AP) - The euro rose modestly against the dollar Thursday on a weak U.S jobs report and increasing concern about Spain's finances.
The Labor Department said that unemployment benefit applications rose 6,000 to 386,000 last week, a sign that hiring