Dramatic Week Changes Economic Landscape


In one of the most dramatic weeks of economic upheavals in recent history, a 158-year-old investment bank went belly-up, another was sold, and the government…read more

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Government Rescues Insurance Company Giant


In the midst of stock market panic and a banking-industry meltdown, the federal government decided to rescue American International Group, Inc., Wednesday, from possible collapse,…read more

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Banks Fail As Housing Crisis Deepens


This video gives a rundown of the financial crisis and market panic created by the collapse of investment bank Lehman Brothers and the Bank of…read more

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McCain vs Obama: What is Change?


With both national party conventions now complete, candidates John McCain and Barack Obama hit the ground running as the race accelerates to Election Day. Analysts…read more

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Analyze and Assess John McCain’s Acceptance Speech


John McCain accepted the GOP nomination Thursday with a speech that reflected his maverick reputation and promised that “change is coming” to Washington. You can…read more

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