Some doctors and dentists offer older patients a way to pay for costly procedures not covered by Medicare, but the plans’ high interest rates can strain the finances of people ..
When Yo-Yo Ma created the Silk Road Project, it was with an eye toward relieving some of the frustration he felt opening the newspaper every morning. Philip Montgomery for The ..
Rental car drivers just aren't plugging into electric vehicles, largely because of fears the batteries will die. In fact, people who drive off in electric vehicles from Enterp ..
America's road to recovery may face a costly detour due to a fraying transportation network. One in nine of the country's 607,380 bridges are structurally deficient and 42% of ..
Tens of thousands of furloughed federal workers are now filing for unemployment benefits -- even though they will likely have to pay all of the money back. ..
Growth in China's services industry slowed in September and optimism over the business outlook weakened, a private survey showed on Tuesday, indicating that the nascent r ..
U.S. consumer delinquencies rose slightly in a range of loan categories in the second quarter of 2013 as a sluggish economy weighed on borrowers' ability to pay down debt ..
Howard Schultz, Starbucks Corp's outspoken CEO, on Monday urged fellow business leaders to ratchet up the pressure on U.S. political leaders to end the stalemate that has part ..
Lawyers for BP Plc and the federal government sparred on Monday over the methods competing teams of scientists used to estimate the size of the company's 2010 oil spill i ..
The World Bank plans to cut $400 million from its budget as part of a sweeping reorganization to make the global development lender more efficient and responsive, the bank's c ..