How the Government Dealt With Past Recessions

How the Government Dealt With Past Recessions Since the Great Depression, presidents have frequently experimented with Keynesian economics to combat recessions. Three economists chronicle the…

New York plane crash

New York plane crash A US Airways plane Flight 1549, taken off from LaGuardia Airport en route to Charlotte, N.C., went down in the Hudson…

Tracking US Airways Flight 1549

Tracking US Airways Flight 1549 Interactive graphic depicting the flight path and landing of US Airways Flight 1549. View the project

The Slate Bailout Guide

The Slate Bailout Guide The first half of the $700 billion bailout is depleted, and now both Bush and Obama want Congress to approve the…

I Hope So Too

I Hope So Too What are your hopes for the Obama administration? The New York Times asked more than 200 people in 14 states (half…