White House On Budget: 'End The Era Of Manufactured Crises And Mindless Austerity'
US Treasury Chief Urges EU To Ease Off Austerity, Debt Reduction MeasuresEuropean countries should ease off their austerity and adopt more growth-friendly policies, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said Monday as he kicked off a series of meetings with the region's top leaders.
Help Shrinks As Poverty Spikes In The US Antonio Hammond is the $18,000 man. He's a success story for Catholic Charities of Baltimore, one of a multitude of organizations trying to haul people out of poverty in this Maryland port city where one of four residents is considered poor by U.S. government standards.
Buffett: American Banks In Better Shape Than Europe'sBillionaire Warren Buffett says American banks are in much better financial shape than European counterparts because of measures taken during the financial crisis.