Great Recession

A foreclosure sign hangs on a fence in front of a foreclosed home on April 6, 2011. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Foreclosure Rate Drops To 2007 Levels

Foreclosures fall well off the pace from the recession peak

07/14/2015

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Most Americans Spending At Least Half Their Pay On Housing

The surging cost of rental housing has squeezed a rising proportion of U.S. families since the Great Recession struck in 2007.

05/01/2015

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner testifies to Congress on the AIG bailout (Photo by Ann Heisenfelt/Getty Images)

Opinion: Auto And Bank Bailouts Prove Effective

On Monday, the Treasury Department sold 553,846,153 shares in AIG on Monday, turning an $18 billion profit on the $32.50 a share price.

09/11/2012

Big Bay Area Companies See Job Growth Ahead

Leaders at most of the Bay Area’s biggest companies said they are optimistic about the economy, with more than a third planning to hire this year.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/20/2011