After Brazil's brutal World Cup loss, its populace could focus on the tournament's costs amid a flagging economy.
This brings total capital flight in the first half of the year to around $75 billion.
In the face of booming tourism, Croatia is faced with something of a dilemma: how to build on its natural assets without spoiling them.
A Beijing court has ruled against Apple by upholding the validity of a patent held by a Chinese company.
Emerging market bonds have been hot this year, erasing price falls following last year's "taper tantrum," but some say the rally may be getting old.
For those interested in putting money into the oil-rich nation, a new directive has made it more appealing.
The World Trade Organization retained an earlier ruling despite China's appeal to overturn the U.S. law targeting unfair trade subsidies.
Overreliance on Russian gas leaves Europe vulnerable if the Ukraine conflict escalates, analysts warned.
Game of Thrones, based on a series of epic novels, is a TV phenomenon, and Northern Ireland is its unexpected beneficiary. The FT reports.
An overpass in Brazil that was part of the World Cup infrastructure plan has collapsed onto vehicles below.
A FIFA official said he's "amazed" by drunkenness in World Cup stadiums, reviving a debate over whether alcohol should be sold at matches.
The Russian military stepped in to bolster the Iraqi government, again outmaneuvering the United States. The Fiscal Times reports.
Russia's Lavrov urged a halt to Ukraine's military operation against separatist rebels in the east, warning of a new round of bloodshed.
The U.S. men's soccer team bowed out of the World Cup in Brazil on Tuesday evening but received generous praise from many in the game.
Since most of us are off Friday, let's make the match more fun. Here's a proposed France vs. Germany ESPN drinking game.
Stocks in Dubai continued to see wild fluctuations on Tuesday, with the benchmark index dropping 4 percent, before regaining ground.
Founder of short-seller Muddy Waters Research, Carson Block, claimed on Tuesday that Chinese economic data lacked credibility.
Overregulation in the US has spooked global banks. They are now looking beyond Wall St. as a major financial hub. What's next?
Ukrainian President Poroshenko said government forces would renew offensive operations against pro-Russian rebels and "free our lands".
Orkut, Google's first social networking site, will fold on September 30 after ten years of existence. NBC News reports.