Among metro areas hit hardest by the Great Recession, suburban neighborhoods have seen some of the greatest increases in poverty.
The real cost of owning a new home could come down to about the same amount as the cost of a new washing machine.
Federal government workers were paid while watching porn and surfing Facebook because they had 'nothing to do.' Fiscal Times reports.
Stocks fell sharply Tuesday, with traders citing uncertainty about Ukraine and concerns of higher interest rates.
Stocks will significantly outperform bonds in the years ahead as investors get used to rising interest rates, according to Goldman Sachs.
Terminally ill patients are increasingly seeking access experimental drugs outside clinical trials, but drug companies often decline these requests. A look at why.
Xiaomi, has overtaken Samsung as the biggest smartphone vendor in China, intensifying pressure on the South Korean company.
Analysis by Standard & Poor's shows the widening wealth gap between Americans has slowed the 5-year-old recovery from the recession.
Business leaders in Europe are more optimistic than at any time since 2009, despite the failure of Portugal's largest bank.
Easing bank lending conditions in emerging markets may be the latest sign of improving sentiment in the once-battered sector, experts say.
Asian equities declined on Tuesday following disappointing economic data from China while central bank meetings in India and Australia were in focus.
The Philippines' largest conglomerate claims its plan to upgrade Manila airport won't cost the government a single peso.
Ahead of earnings, Jim Cramer thinks you should know about this stock and the potential it presents.
WASHINGTON, Aug 4- General Electric Co on Monday pledged to invest $2 billion in Africa by 2018 to boost infrastructure, worker skills and access to energy, an announcement timed to coincide with a U.S. summit meeting of nearly 50 African leaders.
They’re calling it “The Penthouse Collection.” We call it, New York City's mansion in the sky: a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to combine three penthouses.
Heavyweight earnings and data are expected as traders debate whether the summer rally has resumed or the selloff is taking a pause.
NAGASAKI, Japan, Aug. 4, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- On August 2-3, 2014, youth representatives of the Soka Gakkai Buddhist association from Okinawa, Hiroshima, Nagasaki and Tokyo held their 23rd annual Youth Peace Summit at the Soka Gakkai Nagasaki Peace Center..
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's actual accomplishments during her two-year tenure leave much to be desired, Eric Jackson said.
Hong Kong will launch an initiative that will let investors trade Chinese stocks from the city and secure its position among share markets.
A company, Foria, has started selling a cannabis-infused topical oil for women that the company claims will "unlock profound pleasures."