Washington's march toward a self-inflicted financial calamity is setting off alarm bells in capital cities around the world.
The law that caps federal borrowing must be raised asap. Here's what happens if it's not.
There's no precedent for a willful U.S. default on its legal obligations. So predicting the fallout is dicey. But many economists and budget experts expect it to be very damaging for the economy and markets.
|Microsoft's most boneheaded product is about to be killed off|
|McDonald's stands by rotten meat supplier|
|Chinese homebuyers are flocking to these U.S. states|
|Apple sued by employees over labor issues|
|Dark Mail will hide everything in your email|