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Though average Americans have no control over whether the U.S. debt ceiling is raised, a default could have a direct impact on their finances.
Social Security recipients won't get much of a raise next year. Is government underestimating how much it costs seniors to pay the bills?
As the shutdown remains top of mind for many, the buzz is inspiring Halloween merchandise selection and the hunt for a clever costume.
His artworks have sold for over $1 million - but this weekend the infamous graffiti artist Banksy sold canvasses for just $60 each on a stall in New York.
What is the price of paying with cash? A study by Tufts University finds that the average American family wastes $1,739 a year.
Amid all the politicking this past week, the bond market started throwing up a recession signal. The question is whether it's a blip or a true omen.
What happens when Batman and The Joker meet up at New York Comic Con? Attendees tell us what they're excited about this year.
The number of internet users in the U.S that watch or download online videos has grown significantly over the last four years, according to new research.
Twitter queen Lady Gaga has made an art of data mining through social media. In the process she's revolutionized the music industry.
The worst calls for an outright depression as the effects of missing a debt interest payment cascade through the economy, markets and Main Street.
A personal finance portal, WalletHub, has released an intriguing study that ranks the states most and least likely to be hit by the shutdown.
Janet Yellen's most famous theory explains why she believes in stimulative policies.
Delta Air Lines has started a new program that gives their VIPs escort from one flight to another in a Porsche.
The federal government shutdown is really getting Larry Cihanek's goats—about 65 of them.
The anonymous graffiti artist, whose works have sold for as much as $1 million, is himself being vandalized.
Jon Stewart has issues about Obamacare and he let Kathleen Sebelius know about them on "The Daily Show."
Computer users lose around five days a year waiting for their slow PCs and laptops to load, and a large number resort to violence to vent their frustrations, according to a new study.
Many workers are ending up with woefully small retirement accounts, even if they have had high incomes and have managed to save over the years.
Diamond prices keep breaking records. The latest is a 118-carat, flawless D-diamond auctioned by Sotheby's for $30.6 million.
"How can you create a great organization of people and be that mean a person?" billionaire Julian Robertson tells CNBC.