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From human trafficking victim to survivor

Apr 24, 2015
One woman describes her journey from invisible to visible.
Posted In: trafficking, visa, invisible, human rights
Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico could run out of money in three months

Apr 24, 2015
The economy crashed when corporations moved out, but the government kept spending.
Posted In: Puerto Rico, government, shutdown

The activists are coming!

Apr 21, 2015
Spring is shareholder meeting season — and primetime for activist investors.
Posted In: activist investor, share buybacks, investment, board of directors, corporations, AGM, business, shares, stock, whiteboard
An American flag waves outside the United States Capitol building.

Trade agreements, then and now

Apr 21, 2015
Congress is turning its attention to trade this week.
Posted In: NAFTA, U.S. economy, Congress

Another wave of migrants drown in the Mediterranean

Apr 20, 2015
Many are trying to enter Europe to escape violence and find job opportunities.
Posted In: migrants, employment, tragedy, bbc world service

Why NBA is first U.S. pro league to go to Cuba

Apr 20, 2015
The NBA plans a basketball clinic in Cuba for later this month.
Posted In: NBA, cuba, basketball

Weekly Wrap: Inflation, Greece and IPOs

Apr 17, 2015
Kai's weekly chat about the week in business news.

China's growing at (just) 7 percent

Apr 15, 2015
The world's fastest-growing economy is pumping the brakes.
Posted In: China, GDP, China growth, economic growth

Strong dollar lures Americans to Europe

Apr 14, 2015
With the dollar creeping up on the euro, Americans are finding bargains in Europe.
Posted In: dollar, euro, Travel, Europe

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