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Gold is likely to fall below $1,000 an ounce, nearly half the level it reached at its peak in 2011 according to Nouriel Roubini, the founder of Roubini Global Economics.
The largest bitcoin exchange has said it will require all accounts to be verified. Must the digital currency sacrifice its soul to survive?
State control of natural resources tends to evoke images of authoritarian countries, yet the most oft-cited example for the U.S. is Norway.
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Junk bond issuance is at record highs this year — and thus at the greatest danger should yields keep rising.
Our complex tax code only nurtures corruption. The best way to strip the power of politics and corruption from the IRS is to initiate broad-based, pro-growth tax reform.
A Pittsburgh bar bans beer from Boston and Dogfish Head Craft Brewing serves up a line of beer infused brats.
The Hindenburg—the stock market version—may not have crashed into Wall Street but it certainly appeared to be circling.
The pension plan for Ontario teachers has posted excellent returns. NYC wants to follow its lead. This won't work.
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Two major brokerages are taking opposite sides over whether or not a long awaited sell off in the bond market is here.
Business slows down for some small shop owners in the summer. From networking to updating websites, a to-do guide for all those pesky tasks you've been meaning to do—for months.
Europe's banks, which were among the biggest buyers of U.S. mortgage bonds before the financial crisis, are set to cash in on America's housing recovery by selling the once "toxic" assets back to U.S. lenders.
The S&P 500 collectively no longer yields more than government bonds, calling into question whether the rush to high dividend-payers can continue.
The spotlight at this year's American Society of Clinical Oncologists meeting will be on data from Bristol-Myers Squibb, Roche, and Merck on a new class of cancer drugs.
America's shift toward self-sufficiency in energy will weaken its strategic interest in the Middle East, North Africa and the Persian Gulf, the globalpost reports.
The new head of the Vatican bank will need plenty of prayer and strength to rescue its scandal-torn reputation.
One of the most striking products unveiled at the D11: AllThings D conference is a smart lock called "August." It makes any deadbolt into a digital "virtual doorman."
Tesla Motors is adding a couple of hundred charging stations by 2015 that will be able to provide power even if the national grid goes down, according to CEO Elon Musk.
The proposed $4.7 billion acquisition of Smithfield Foods by China's Shuanghui International is unlikely to change pork-buying habits of American consumers.