Private Sector Added 215,000 Jobs in December

Payroll processing firm ADP's jobs reading comes in well above consensus estimates.

Sandy Hook Kids Face First Classes Since Shooting

The students will begin attending classes at a refurbished school in the neighboring town of Monroe, Conn.

Fiscal Cliff Bill Loaded With Pork (and Asparagus)

Asparagus, rum, and racetracks all got big breaks in the New Year's Day bill.

House Sets Vote for Sandy Aid After Criticism

The vote is set after House Speaker John Boehner mollified Republicans upset with his decision to cancel action on the bill.

Middle Class Taxes Just Went Up

The vaunted middle class isn't as sacrosanct as politicians make it sound.

Fossil Older Than Oxygen on Earth Found

The fossils could be the oldest evidence for life scientists will ever discover.

Top Financial Trends for Aging Americans

Changing views on aging, longevity, and retirement are creating opportunities and lifestyle choices.


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