By Peter Schroeder - 08/08/11 01:03 PM EDT
Stock futures are down as traders prepare to function in a world where the United States is not AAA-rated.
But Treasury bonds remain an enticing safe haven for investors, despite S&P's move.
Warren Buffett thinks the United States is AAA-quality, regardless of the raters.
AIG is planning to sue Bank of America over a slew of shoddy mortgage bonds.
The Veterans Affairs Department is cracking down on fradulent claims of veteran-owned businesses.