Leon CoopermanReuters/ Rick Wilking The US is going through a “textbook” financial crisis, according to billionaire Leon Cooperman. That means poor returns for stocks, he added, warning the S&P 500 wouldn’t hit a high again for a long time. Cooperman has warned markets of an coming recession, and said stocks […]

With help from Lisa Kashinsky THE END (MIGHT) BE IN SIGHT — Rep. Kevin McCarthy flipped 15 detractors in his hunt for the speakership today, but fell just short of being elected — for now. The House is adjourned until 10 p.m. EST this evening. The six Republicans who remained […]