The public debt of United States has increased to a whopping USD 17 trillion after the Congress increase the debt ceiling this week.
President Barack Obama has launched a ‘double-pronged’ appeal in his latest bid to court business leaders.
Democrats and Republicans clashed over rival plans to slash spending and increase borrowing despite Obama`s appeal for compromise.
The Senate voted Thursday to raise the ceiling on the government debt to $12.4 trillion, a massive increase over the current limit.
Day in Pics: 3rd May
Showbiz World - May 3, 2015
Major earthquake rattles Nepal, India