Fur Coats

How to Be One Step Ahead of the Latest Fashion Trend

By Futurity Org,FuturityDecember 18, 2014
Analyzing relevant words and phrases from fashion reviews makes it possible to identify a network of influence...

Corporate Perks That Make It Really Hard to Quit Your Job

By Lucy Maher,CNBCDecember 18, 2014
Can't find time to have your car washed? Or to get your prescription drugs filled? Employees at a growing number...

Primary Care Docs to Lose Their Medicaid Raises

By Michael Ollove,StatelineDecember 18, 2014
A temporary bump in Medicaid fees paid to primary care doctors, an Affordable Care Act provision intended to get...

U.S. Agencies Can’t Keep Track of Which Afghan Women’s Programs They’re Spending Millions On

By Brianna Ehley,The Fiscal TimesDecember 18, 2014
The federal government has poured hundreds of millions of dollars into countless programs intended to support,...
A car drives past the building of the the U.S. diplomatic mission in Cuba, The U.S. Interests Section, (USINT), in Havana, in this September 12, 2013 file picture.  REUTERS/Desmond Boylan

Can Business Succeed Where the Embargo Failed in Cuba?

By Yuval Rosenberg,The Fiscal TimesDecember 17, 2014
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio was all over the airwaves Wednesday blasting the Obama administration’s momentous move to...

4 Issues That Could Derail Jeb Bush’s 2016 Hopes

By Eric Pianin,The Fiscal TimesDecember 17, 2014
Until now, Jeb Bush, the former two-term governor of Florida, has signaled he wouldn’t pander to his party’s far...
24K Gold Extreme Mountain Bike

12 Great Gifts for the Super Rich

By Marine Cole,The Fiscal TimesDecember 17, 2014
If you can’t find a gift for the man who has everything, never fear. The shopping blog Cool Material has compiled...
U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen attends a conference of central bankers hosted by the Bank of France in Paris November 7, 2014.   REUTERS/Charles Platiau

Fed Promises to Be ‘Patient’ with Interest Rate Hikes

By Howard Schneider and Michael Flaherty,ReutersDecember 17, 2014
The Federal Reserve on Wednesday offered a strong signal that it was on track to raise interest rates sometime...

Obamacare Sign-Ups Glitch Free in Year Two

By Brianna Ehley,The Fiscal TimesDecember 17, 2014
Obamacare’s technical issues seem to have been solved—at least on the sign-up side for Healthcare.gov. The second...

Cuba Trade Easing: Good News for Cigar Aficionados

By Ted Kemp,CNBCDecember 17, 2014
Word that the United States and Cuba will be easing a trade embargo that has existed between the countries for...
Russian Ruble

Can Financial Contagion in Putin’s Russia Spread West?

By Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesDecember 17, 2014
With the Russian economy on the ropes, experts are increasingly worried a move to deliver a knockout blow via...

Obama Renews Diplomatic Relations with Cuba

By Daniel Trotta and Matt Spetalnick,ReutersDecember 17, 2014
The United States has restored diplomatic relations with Cuba more than 50 years after they were severed, a major...

Reports of U.S. Ground Fighters Emerge as ISIS Gains in Iraq

By Riyadh Mohammed,The Fiscal TimesDecember 17, 2014
No matter how many bombs Americans drop on ISIS forces, Iraqi troops are losing ground. If al-Anbar is lost, the...