Jan 2, 2013 — Wall Street is joining a global rally. Though lawmakers didn't address all the issues, they did head off scheduled tax hikes and spending cuts.
Nov 27, 2012 — Leaders agreed on a plan to release some loan payments that Greece desperately needs, and to take steps that should help reduce that nation's debt.
Nov 21, 2011 — The likely collapse of the so-called supercommittee's efforts to put together a deficit-reduction deal and continued concern about the debt crisis in Europe are pushing stocks down on Wall Street.
Nov 1, 2011 — Prime Minister George Papandreou wants the Greek people to vote on the bailout. There have been protests and anger, though, about the austerity measures that come with the aid. A "no" vote could cause a Greek default.
Aug 11, 2011 — Today, while Asian markets were mostly in decline during their trading day,European markets are rebounding. Stock futures are pointing to a better day on Wall Street, where stocks sank on Wednesday.
Jun 17, 2011 — The leaders of Germany and France are discussing further assistance for Greece, as they aim to keep that country from defaulting on its debts.