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Since 2008, the Fed has embarked on a three-pronged easy-money policy, but the policy now seems to be...

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U.S. stock indices rose quickly after Senate leaders from both parties forged an agreement to raise the United...

Fitch Ratings has warned the United States that it better not miss its $120 billion debt obligations tomorrow,...

Despite what doomsayers might have you believe, should the United States be unable to extend its debt ceiling...

Not since 1933, when Germany unilaterally decided to renege on debt, has a western power pulled the plug...

Headlines on Wall Street, Washington and throughout America have focused understandably on the government shutdown and the pending...

As the U.S. government shutdown enters its 11th day, it is starting to affect more than just the...

The S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average both closed up by 2.2% to mark the biggest...

Rather than people viewing Treasury bonds as a safe haven to guard against possible U.S. government default on...

The U.S. Treasury can avoid a debt default even if Congress fails to raise the government’s $16.7 trillion...