The big environmental argument for nuclear energy: Its carbon emissions are the lowest among major power sources.
In 25 years the U.S. dollar will probably still be the world's reserve currency, and bitcoin may not be around at all.
Caterpillar's businesses in China are "doing well," which was evident in the 30-percent increase in Q1 sales there, CEO Doug Oberhelman tells CNBC.
Warning Russia that new sanctions are "teed up," President Obama accused Moscow of failing to live up to an agreement to ease tensions in Ukraine.
U.S. President Barack Obama said he was poised to impose new sanctions on Moscow if it does not act fast to end an armed stand-off in Ukraine.
China's economic growth may trump India's, but the mainland's stock market will likely keep playing second fiddle to the subcontinent, analysts said.
It is time for the US to change Putin's calculations, and Syria is the place to do it, says New America Foundation's Anne-Marie Slaughter.
Despite economic hopes for India's Narenda Modi, experts say it's too early to tell what kind of changes he'll bring.
The United States will send about 600 US troops to Poland and the three Baltic states to take part in exercises in the coming days to reassure NATO allies.
Five Southeast Asia countries are set to bridge China and India - Asia's two largest economies - according to analysts at ANZ bank.
Jen Psaki of the State Department suggested that Vladimir Putin could be sanctioned by the US over the crisis in Ukraine, but not immediately.
Kay Koplovitz is bringing mobile video to the masses to empower women—and other, disadvantaged groups worldwide—who are not connected to the Net.
India polling will take more than five weeks to complete. That leaves many American observers wondering: Why so long?
China's anti-extravagance drive is posing a serious threat to the global cognac industry.
Chinese president Xi Jinping has targeted retired Chinese Communist Party leader Zhou Yongkang in an extraordinary corruption inquiry.
Two of Japan's largest banks have stepped back from Russia in recent weeks, bankers and executives told the Financial Times.
Emerging markets have charged ahead recently, but Morgan Stanley expects the rally will run out of steam once earnings season strikes.
Early numbers show travelers are looking to book bigger and better vacations as soon as the weather warms up.
Foreign ministers meeting in Geneva agreed "initial concrete steps" to de-escalate the situation in Ukraine, they said in a joint statement.
Russia has dug itself a deep economic hole in exchange for its geopolitical ambitions, and the problem's getting worse.