- Is Detroit Really More Livable Than London?
August 20 2014 8:44 AM
Economic inequality and civil unrest have made London one of Europe's least livable cities.
- McDonald's Makes Its First Move Into The Grocery Store
August 19 2014 1:47 PM
The move will pit McDonald's directly against Starbucks Corporation, which has been in grocery stores since 1998
- Inflation Seen Rising Modestly In July
August 18 2014 4:38 PM
Tuesday's government report on the U.S. Consumer Price Index is this week's most important economic news.
- UK Aims For Central Role In Bitcoin Trading
August 06 2014 12:18 PM
The Treasury report expected this fall will highlight benefits and downsides associated with bitcoin and other digital currencies.
- Ooredoo Rolls Out Myanmar's Newest Phone Service Provider
August 06 2014 12:05 PM
Ooredoo and rival Norwegian company Telenor both received licenses to operate in Myanmar last year and have been racing to roll out service.
- Pope Francis Urges Youth To Moderate Technology Use
August 06 2014 11:55 AM
"Our life is made up of time, and time is a gift from God, so it is important that it be used in good and fruitful actions."
- Young Black, Hispanic Workers Still Face Toughest Job Hunt
August 01 2014 1:05 PM
The employment-to-population (EPOP) ratio tells you more about the U.S. economic recovery than the "new jobs" numbers.
- Unemployment Is Up, But So Are New Jobs ...
August 01 2014 11:23 AM
That might defy logic, but there's actually a good reason for that puzzling metric from today's U.S. report on labor conditions.
- This Week's Stock Purge Cost US Billionaires About $17B
August 01 2014 9:30 AM
The U.S. stock market had its worst day in months on Thursday, falling more than 300 points. It was a painful day for America's billionaires.
- Judge Who Fined Bank Of America $1.3B Known As Scourge Of Wall Street
July 31 2014 3:36 PM
“Doesn't the SEC have an interest in what the truth is?”
- Tesla Q2 Earnings: 6 Things To Watch For In Results
July 31 2014 9:30 AM
Electric carmaker and stock market darling Tesla Motors Inc. will report second-quarter earnings after the close on Thursday.
- As GDP Surges, Hard Times Linger
July 30 2014 12:49 PM
The U.S. economy grew a better-than-expected 4 percent in Q2, but for the working man and woman, the payoff is still some ways off.
- US Economy Grew 4% in Second Quarter
July 30 2014 8:52 AM
During the second quarter, American spending increased by 2.5 percent with shoppers going big on cars and trucks.
- São Paulo Has Just 100 Days Of Water
July 29 2014 1:59 PM
Brazil has been suffering its worst drought in 40 years recently and it's affecting the nation's economy in several ways.
- US Durable Goods Orders Rebound, Core Capital Goods Rise
July 25 2014 8:48 AM
The signs of increased business investment bode well for stronger economic growth in the second half of the year.
- Google's Granted As Many As 100K Requests To Delete Links In Europe
July 25 2014 7:46 AM
Google's received "right to be forgotten" requests to delete more than 300,000 URLs.
- Norway's State-Run Investment Fund May Sell $8B Of Russian Assets
July 24 2014 8:08 AM
Norway's oil-funded portfolio is the largest sovereign wealth fund in the world.
- Downed Malaysia Flight 17 Was Within 25km Of Two Other Commercial Flights When It Disappeared
July 17 2014 4:12 PM
An adviser in Ukraine’s Interior Ministry posted on Facebook that the plane was flying at about 33,000 feet and was hit by a missile.
- Murdoch's $80B Time Warner Bid Rejected
July 16 2014 8:05 AM
Sources say Fox would sell CNN to appease regulators.
- The Worst Global Droughts In 2014
July 15 2014 11:26 AM
An estimated 8 million of Ethiopia's 60 million people are at immediate risk due to drought.