Fed Keeps Short-Term Interest Rates Low

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Tax Returns Show Romney's Complicated Finances

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Government Makes Arrests In Insider Trading Probe

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In 2010, Arizona sold 22 buildings in its state capitol complex to help deal with budget deficits. Gov. Jan Brewer recently asked representatives to buy back three of the buildings, including the State House of Representatives (right), as the state's financial situation has improved. The Old Arizona Capitol Building (left) was not part of the deal. Ross D. Franklin/AP hide caption

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States' Fiscal Future Starts To Look A Bit Brighter

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Kodak's Steven J. Sasson holds the world's first digital camera, which he built in 1975, at Kodak headquarters in Rochester, N.Y., in 2005. The company is now trying to sell about a thousand patents for digital photography to prevent bankruptcy. David Duprey/AP hide caption

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A Digital Death? Why Kodak Stopped Clicking

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2 Foreign Firms Invest In U.S. Energy Sector

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A trader walks in New York City's financial district on Sept. 12, a day when stocks fell early based on fears that the Greek government would default, then rallied on news that China might buy Italian debt. This year, what sent the market into a tailspin often took place overseas. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Even Finish Masks Volatile Year For U.S. Economy

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Rotterdam Port Feels Effects Of European Debt Crisis

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The flower auction house in Aalsmeer, the Netherlands, is one of the largest in the world — and a part of the country's strong export base. As Europe's debt crisis continues, the Dutch economy is feeling the effects of being heavily reliant on world trade. Pan Zhi/Xinhua /Landov hide caption

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Tied To Trade, Dutch Economy Falls With The Tide

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Robert Khuzami (right), director of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's Enforcement Division, announces that the SEC is charging six former top executives of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac with securities fraud on Friday. Win McNamee/Getty Images hide caption

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SEC: Mortgage Execs Took Pains To Hide Risky Loans

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E.U. Moves Ahead With Economic Reforms Package

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23 European Countries Sign On To Fiscal Pact

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High Stakes For Europe, World Economy In Brussels

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Central Banks Act Sends Stock Markets Soaring

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Fed Joins New Effort To Ease Financial Woes

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