Capital is the plant, the machinery, the computers, and trucks that businesses invest in to become productive. So it's strange that Hillary Clinton declared war on capital with her plan to nearly double the capital gains rate for investments.
Later this week the Highway Trust Fund officially runs out of money unless Congress authorizes more funding for roads and bridges. But the bill could infuriate conservative voters and even wind up costing the GOP the 2016 election.
Earlier this year, President Barack Obama announced plans to put a woman on the bill, and it's causing some controversy.
I'm asked every day if America is the next Greece or Detroit or Puerto Rico - and the answer is an unequivocal no. But today the government is in the fiscal intensive care unit while companies and households have rebooted.
The prospect of striking a deal with Iran on its nuclear program, coupled with the bailout for Greece, is causing a drop in oil prices worldwide.
A decade ago, the idea of seasoned professionals being managed by someone half their age seemed like a dream to some and a nightmare for others. Today, it's becoming the new normal.
Officials say there's no evidence of foul play in Wednesday's technological glitches at the New York Stock Exchange and United Airlines. But now many are questioning whether we've become too dependent on electronic devices.
Greece is racing to develop a new bailout plan with Europe that will prevent it from total financial collapse.
Eurozone leaders are holding an emergency meeting in Brussels Tuesday to figure out a new bailout program for Greece, following the weekend referendum rejecting the terms offered by its creditors.
The Labor Department report for June found yet another 430,000 Americans of working age (16 and up) dropped out of the workforce. What ever happened to the old-fashioned American work ethic?
The Senate has blocked a bill to defund the nation's largest abortion provider, setting up a possible showdown this fall.
Some Iraqi Christians fleeing the Islamic State sought safety and freedom in America. But instead of being welcomed in as religious refugees, they were arrested and sent to a San Diego prison.