Some unwanted ingredients are now being added to it and most consumers are none the wiser, The Fiscal Times reports.
Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos was killed in a plane crash in the southeastern city of Santos on Wednesday.
With Cisco reporting earnings after the bell Wednesday, analysts aren't expecting much good news on its Chinese business.
Southeast Asia's high household debt may have a silver lining: policy makers won't need to tighten policy much to control rising inflation, ANZ said.
"Egypt is the largest importer of wheat in the world, but they have to buy it on the spot market," says Philip Blumberg.
Russia's President Putin will address members of the Crimean government and parliament while in the breakaway region on Thursday.
U.S. Pres. Barack Obama and the FDA have approved to send sample doses of an experimental drug to treat Liberian doctors infected with Ebola.
While geopolitical uncertainty continues, investors should be keeping an eye on Libya, Dennis Gartman says.
Russia's actions in Ukraine are designed to mollify nationalists and preserve Vladimir Putin's hold on power, Hermitage Capital CEO Bill Browder said.
But a Ukrainian spokesman says Russia has massed 45,000 troops on the Ukraine border, backed by an array of heavy equipment.
Turkey's Prime Minister emerged victorious on Sunday, claiming over 50 percent of the vote as the country's first popularly elected president.
Tayyip Erdogan secured his place as Turkey's first directly elected head of state, taking him a step closer to the presidential system he covets.
President Obama and Germany's Angela Merkel agree that any Russian intervention in Ukraine violates international law.
Home ownership rates in will likely fall to levels last seen in the 1980s as millennials wait longer to form households, DoubleLine's Gundlach said.
An investigator linked to the U.K. drug giant GSK was convicted in a case that many say highlights the risks of conducting due diligence in China.
Recip Erdogan is looking for promotion on Sunday, scoring a victory as Turkey’s first popularly elected President.
The crisis in the Ukraine has provided a buying opportunity, particularly in Russian names, Leader Capital CIO John Lekas told CNBC.
"The economy is so unstable and will not survive at the current pace. And Russia does not make anything on its own," said one oligarch.
Global cereal prices dropped thanks to excellent production and export prospects in many major producing countries, the UN food agency said.
The number of "super-aged" societies are set to quadruple by 2020, with smaller workforces and lower household savings set to drag economic growth.