Why Uber’s on a Collision Course in Germany

By Eric Auchard,ReutersSeptember 2, 2014
A German regional court has issued a temporary injunction against Uber, the fast-growing, U.S.-based online...

How Europe’s Economic Slump Could Doom Ukraine

By David Francis,The Fiscal TimesSeptember 2, 2014
Some in Europe are suggesting that any additional punishment of Russia would have too much of a negative impact on...

For $14,500, Your Kid Can Jet to College

By Arjun Kharpal,CNBCSeptember 2, 2014
Parents dropping their kids to college in a car stuffed with blankets and tinned food is a common sight on the...

A Big-Time General Says Destroy ISIS NOW

By General John Allen (Ret.),Defense OneSeptember 1, 2014
IS must be destroyed and we must move quickly to pressure its entire “nervous system,” break it up, and destroy...
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Why You Shouldn’t Shop on Labor Day Monday

By Julie Halpert,CNBCSeptember 1, 2014
Fay Gold, a resident of Potomac, Maryland, will not be heading to the mall this weekend or going online to...
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Air Travel Takes a Complicated New Turn

By Michelle Singletary,The Washington PostSeptember 1, 2014
If you pay good money for an airline ticket, should you be free without guilt to recline your seat? Likewise, if...

Obama Hammered on Ukraine, ISIS Delays

By Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesAugust 31, 2014
At a time when bipartisan agreement is rare in Washington, lawmakers of both parties seemed to coalesce around one...

Feinstein Takes Obama to Task for Caution on ISIS

By Maureen Mackey,The Fiscal TimesAugust 31, 2014
President Obama is taking his time developing a strategy for dealing with the growing threat posed by ISIS – the...

What ISIS Really Wants (Besides Your Head)

By Maureen Mackey,The Fiscal TimesAugust 31, 2014
President Obama continues to take heat for his comment Thursday, “We don’t have a strategy yet” for dealing with...

The Key to Solving Both ISIS and Russian Aggression

By David Francis,The Fiscal TimesAugust 31, 2014
The key to solving the crises in Iraq and Ukraine lies in starving Russia’s and ISIS’ energy economies.

Questioning the Connection Between Poverty and Crime

By John Grgurich,The Fiscal TimesAugust 31, 2014
A new study suggests the link between poverty and criminal behavior is not a given.

Why September Is the Most Volatile Month for Stocks

By Patti Domm,CNBCAugust 31, 2014
After a sluggish late August, September promises to pack a punch—with enough major events to influence the course...
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Guns for Kids Won’t Look Real in California

By Joaquin Palomino,ReutersAugust 30, 2014
The California State Senate gave final legislative approval on Thursday to a bill that would require certain...