With $10 billion up for grabs, medical scientists in Philadelphia and across the nation are frantically seeking the researchers' lifeblood: grant money.
Once again, President Barack Obama has dramatically proposed budget cuts, but his reductions would trim less than half of 1 percent from his proposed $3.55 trillion fiscal 2010 budget.
Federal regulators on Thursday released the final results of their bank stress tests and ordered 10 of the nation's 19 largest banks to raise a total $75 billion in new capital.
Note to parents who’ve always thought of private schools as a closed, clubby bastion of the silver-spoon set: There may never be a better time to storm the castle walls.
A Senate subcommittee examined the state of American journalism Wednesday at a time when newspapers are being shuttered and downsized and network TV news audiences are declining.
It may sound surprising that some forecasters see an imminent end to the recession.
New applications for jobless benefits plunged to the lowest level in 14 weeks, a possible sign that the massive wave of layoffs has peaked.
The recession is delivering a double whammy to small businesses just when many need more help than ever. Not only are small businesses struggling, but so is their support network.