The United States routinely lives above its means by spending more than it takes in. But that's not entirely intentional. Part of the problem is that every year there's an estimated $458 billion 'tax gap' -- taxes that are owed but not paid.
Apple's share repurchase program will exit a mandated quiet period on Friday—two days after the company reported earnings—enabling the company to resume buying back shares.
Paypal Holdings said in a SEC filing Thursday the Federal Trade Commission has requested documents related to an investigation into possible deceptive or unfair practices by the company's peer-to-peer payment service Venmo.
Protesters demonstrated against unemployment in front of the Greek Parliament in Athens this month. Credit Alkis Konstantinidis/Reuters.
Chevron Corp. on Friday said it would cut another 1,000 jobs as it reported a wider-than-expected loss as oil prices continued to languish during the first quarter.