GoPro Inc's founder and CEO Nick Woodman holds a GoPro camera in his mouth as he celebrates GoPro Inc's IPO at the Nasdaq Market Site in New York City, June 26, 2014.  REUTERS/Mike Segar

America’s Highest Paid CEO: It’s Not Who You Think

By Jonathan Berr,The Fiscal TimesApril 20, 2015
Go ahead and guess: Who was the highest-paid executive at an American company last year? Tim Cook? Larry Ellison?...

U.S. Defense Industry Outperforms S&P by 100 Percent

By Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesApril 20, 2015
Compared to a broad index of the defense industry, the S&P 500 looks like a bad investment. Since April of...

Stressed Out? Forget the Shrink and Grab a Crayon

By Marine Cole,The Fiscal TimesApril 20, 2015
There’s a hot new pastime for anxious American adults: coloring books.
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Why an Executive Condo Could Be in Your Future

By Ansuya Harjani,CNBCApril 20, 2015
What will the next generation of urban housing look like? Think ultra-connected, convenient and sustainable. Lake...

Corker Says Obama May Be Too Eager to Sign Iran Nuke Deal

By Eric Pianin,The Fiscal TimesApril 20, 2015
Republicans and Democrats on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee displayed remarkable cohesion last week in...

Nearly $1 Trillion in Off Shore Profits Is in US Banks

By Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesApril 20, 2015
Something like half of the profits U.S. corporations are protecting from federal taxes by holding them overseas...
Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei speaks during the 16th summit of the Non-Aligned Movement in Tehran, August 30, 2012. REUTERS/Hamid Forootan/ISNA

Obama’s Deals with Cuba, Iran, TPP Split Congress

By Patrick Smith,The Fiscal TimesApril 20, 2015
In a single week, two interesting Congressional bills caught my attention. On Tuesday, the Senate Foreign...

5 Financial Aid Tips That Help You Choose the Right College

By Beth Braverman,The Fiscal TimesApril 20, 2015
It’s decision time: College acceptance letters are out and high school seniors are evaluating their offers to...

Rubio Lashes Out at Clinton on Foreign Policy

By Brianna Ehley,The Fiscal TimesApril 19, 2015
Nearly a week after Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) announced his bid for the White House, the Republican senator from...
Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush addresses the Detroit Economic Club in Detroit

18 GOP Hopefuls for 2016 Hone Message on Middle Class and Economy

By James Oliphant and Andy Sullivan,ReutersApril 19, 2015
Facing a recovering economy and a tumbling jobless rate, Republican presidential candidates honing their economic...
Iraq's Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi tours the city of Tikrit after Iraq security forces regained control from Islamist State militants, April 1, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer

How ISIS Regained Its Momentum in Iraq

By Riyadh Mohammed,The Fiscal TimesApril 19, 2015
As Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi was meeting President Obama and his cabinet in Washington, D.C. this week...

After the Market Wipeout, All Eyes on Earnings

By Patti Domm,CNBCApril 19, 2015
Stocks could chop around and rack up more losses in the week ahead, as the next wave of corporate earnings reports...

How the Government ‘Lost’ About $4 Billion in IT

By Brianna Ehley,The Fiscal TimesApril 19, 2015
Two years ago, the Obama administration pronounced its federal spending tracking system a success, saying it...