Jul 9, 2013 Christie's auctioned off one of the world's first Apple computers for $390,000 today. Why was the price so high?
Jul 9, 2013 China's government policy to promote coal use may have cut life expectancy for millions of people by more than five years on average.
Jul 8, 2013 The yield on the 10-year Treasury note -- the benchmark for U.S. interest rates -- was up this morning following Friday's somewhat positive jobs report.
Jul 3, 2013 The port city of Tianjin has taken on billions of dollars of debt building a city that looks exactly like Manhattan. It hopes to become one of the financial centers of the world. But China's economy is slowing down, and developers and investors are pulling out of the project.
Jul 3, 2013 Critics say the new law is unnecessary. They suspect China's state pension fund is running low on money and the government is passing the buck.
Jun 26, 2013 Microsoft holds its big developer conference and we get the 'start' button back.
Oct 31, 2013 Chinese markets have been on a roller coaster ride ever since the government froze lending between banks last week to combat so-called 'shadow banking'. Where does the world's second biggest economy go from here?
Jun 26, 2013 President Obama's week-long trip to Africa will take him to Senegal, South Africa and Tanzania. Obama's visit is aimed, in part, at increasing U.S. trade and investment in Africa.
Jun 25, 2013 China's tightening up on its lenders, and that might slow the country down a big. That shouldn't be too much a problem for the rest of us, right?