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Wall Street Stumbles After Harry Reid's 'Fiscal Cliff' Warning

AP | STEVE ROTHWELL | Posted 01.27.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Stocks slumped on Wall Street Tuesday after Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said he was frustrated by the lack of progress in talks...

U.S. Stocks Tumble To Lowest Level Since Late July

Reuters | Posted 01.14.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, Nov 14 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks tumbled to their lowest levels since late July on Wednesday, driven by uncertainty over U.S. budget negotia...

U.S. Stocks Fall As European Protests Raise Fresh Concerns

Reuters | Posted 11.26.2012 | Business

* Energy and tech lead declines * Jabil Circuit latest company to cut outlook * S&P up 5.2 pct so far for 3rd quarter ...

S&P 500 Suffers Worst Day In Months

Reuters | Posted 11.25.2012 | Business

* Caterpillar falls after cutting profit outlook * S&P 500 declines four straight days * Fed's Williams sees QE3 expansi...

S&P 500 Just 6 Percent Away From All-Time Closing High

Reuters | Posted 11.14.2012 | Business

(Corrects paragraph 2 to Russell 2000 neared a record peak instead of hit a record) * Apple, Exxon Mobil at new multi-year highs ...

Dow Industrials Close At Highest Level In Nearly 5 Years

Reuters | Posted 11.11.2012 | Business

* Investors readying for Fed, German court decision * IBM rises after chosen by Knight Capital to probe trading glitch ...

Stocks Fall On High Gas Prices, Stagnant Employment

AP | CHRISTINA REXRODE | Posted 10.30.2012 | Business

NEW YORK — The late-summer lull is about to end. Stocks fell Thursday, with investors too worried about high gas prices and stagnant employment...

Dow Jones Soars Past 13,000 For First Time Since Early May

AP | CHRISTINA REXRODE | Posted 09.26.2012 | Business

The Dow pulverized the 13,000 mark on Friday, soaring not only through it but finishing 75 points above it. It was a target the Dow hadn't hit since ...

Enraptured Politics

Paul Stoller | Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics
Paul Stoller

If you think that these kinds of apocalyptic beliefs are "primitive" or "far-fetched," think again. Americans seem to have a deep hunger for reading material about the End Times Rapture.

Denver's Best Coffee Shops: Where To Take In Caffeine Month (VOTE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Who knew that, for the last 15 years, the third week of March has been Brain Awareness Week? The event, meant raise awareness of brain research, feat...

German History, the Financial Crisis and Democracy in Danger

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Raymond J. Learsy

The Germans can provide us with a frightening cautionary example of where we might be headed during this financial crisis. They have been there, they have done that, and it wasn't pretty.