A new report says that many watersheds in the U.S. are seriously stressed, with demand for water exceeding the natural supply of the resource.
As the fight over the budget threatens a U.S. government shutdown we should use this opportunity to address an even bigger issue: the U.S. debt crisis.
China's factory activity expanded at a slower-than-expected pace in September, calling into question the strength of the country's recovery.
Political uncertainty in the U.S. could lead to a perfect buying opportunity and an ideal route back into this year's stock market rally, according to one money manager.
U.S. crude oil futures may break below $100 a barrel this week as Iran continues diplomatic overtures towards the West, a CNBC market survey shows.
The risk of a delay to Friday's U.S. jobs release as a potential government shutdown looms could deal financial markets a huge blow, analysts say.
Home buyers signed fewer contracts to buy existing homes, as higher mortgage rates and higher home prices weighed on housing affordability.
Asian stocks experienced a broad sell-off on Monday over weak Chinese factory data and worries about a shutdown of the U.S. government.
Spot gold prices are likely to fall this week though declines may be limited by investors seeking a safe-haven as fears of a government shutdown loom.
As investors prepare for political stalemate in Washington, many argue a shutdown should be short-lived, but how will markets take the news?
Overseas banks have given the zone a chilly reception – launch included just two branches of non-Chinese institutions. The FT reports.
Analysts warn that it's only a matter of time before South Asia's most populous nation begins to age and the country remains ill-prepared for this statistical shift.
Beekeepers are moving millions of honeybees into apiaries at hotels and airports, with harvested honey showing up in food and other products.
A confluence of factors is likely to make Monday's trading session a rough one, Art Cashin said.
Is it really possible to buy a new Mercedes-Benz for less than $30,000? Nope.
US officials said Iran hacked unclassified Navy computers, The Wall Street Journal reported.
The Obama administration proposed a $300 million aid package to help Detroit demolish buildings, improvement transportation and bolster the police.
Around 200,000 euros have been found in the bathroom of a Dublin mansion formerly owned by a bust ex-IRA property entrepreneur.
Guido Barilla, chairman of the world's leading pasta manufacturer, prompted calls for a boycott after saying his company would never use a gay family in its ads.
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