Jul 11, 2013 The severity of wildfires in the United States is likely to triple by the end of the century, according to a new study out of the University of Alberta.
Jul 3, 2013 A crop of start ups with venture capital backing are trying to make Bitcoin more mainstream and easy to trade.
Jul 2, 2013 The Winklevoss twins are trying to set up a fund that will allow investors to trade Bitcoins as if they were stock.
Jun 27, 2013 The high-profile immigration bill includes new spending for more fencing and enforcement along the Mexican border.
Jun 24, 2013 Collapsed housing markets and sharp cuts in state spending put New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada at bottom of survey of children's welfare.
Jun 20, 2013 The markets take a hit in the wake of Fed chairman Ben Bernanke’s “good” news about the economy.
Jun 12, 2013 First there was the rigging of the interest rate known as LIBOR. Now there may be collusion on currency exchange rates.
Jun 4, 2013 There will be new penalties for financial institutions that deal in Iranian currency, which should cause the rial to devalue further. But new sanctions on the country's car industry could be felt more acutely.
Jun 3, 2013 From the Turkish lira to the South African rand, many emerging market currencies are down as U.S. interest rates increase.
May 29, 2013 The Feds have accused Liberty Reserve of moving $6 billion for criminals involved in credit card fraud and Ponzi schemes by converting cash to virtual currency.