American Shoppers Have Plenty of Dry Powder


Americans say they are worried about the economy, and there certainly are reasons to question the staying power of consumer spending. That doesn’t mean they won’t spend heartily this holiday season.

The U.S. consumer is in a funk, according

The assassination of JFK: As it happened


Editor’s note: This story originally ran on the 50th anniversary of JFK’s assassination.

It has been more than half a century, and so many lifetimes ago. Yet the images from November 1963 remain haunting, blurred into our national consciousness.