Dec 6, 2013 President Obama revealed this week that he isn't allowed to have an iPhone. The Secret Service makes him stick to a BlackBerry.
Dec 4, 2013 President Obama wants to raise the minimum wage. Good idea?
Kate Archer Kent
Nov 11, 2013 After two decades of bloodshed, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the main rebel group in the country are expected to sign a peace deal today. Could this be the development needed to put this country, rich in natural resources, on a path toward economic stability?
Nov 4, 2013 American companies are trying to figure out how to make money in Africa.
Oct 31, 2013 Nigeria could soon pass South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy, but only because it’s changing how it calculates its GDP.
Oct 28, 2013 Rwanda is laying the groundwork to one day become a competitor to Silicon Valley.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Sep 9, 2013 President Obama's effort to convince America to take action on Syria involves six TV appearances today and a primetime address tomorrow. What's that kind of exposure worth?
Aug 6, 2013 What's behind the Obama administration's decision to overturn an International Trade Commission ban in favor of Apple?
Jul 30, 2013 A brand new Amazon Kindle Single e-book featuring none other than the president.
Jul 24, 2013 As the low-paid service sector grows and the old middle-class shrinks -- can the 'middle out' approach help service workers?