US National Debt

According to HIS Inc., a Lexington, Mass-based research firm, the U.S. government shutdown was responsible for some $1.6...

The S&P 500 fell 0.9 percent today.

Approximately 800,000 federal workers were furloughed when the government shut down began last Tuesday.

Stocks rose today, though this week was the second in a row to finish in the red, as...

Weaker-than-expected service industry growth combined with fears of the government shutdown leading to a recession caused stocks to...

International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Christine Lagarde warned that the United States has been hurt by too much...

U.S. stocks fell today, paring yesterday's gains, as investors waited for news of progress towards the end of...

Gold posted its best quarter in a year, gaining back 8.6 percent of the value it had lost...

The U.S. government couldn’t come to a last-minute emergency funding agreement before the midnight deadline last night, stopping...

With it looking likely that the U.S. government could face a shutdown tomorrow, investors fled stocks, causing the...