The American school system today is an offshoot of an increasingly class-driven society.
Finance was linked to violence thousands of years before the Islamic State proposed its own currency.
For starters, it never hurts to be backed by nearly all the world's gold.
That may seem nutty, but it's a real possibility that voters will decide on later this month.
Compared with other Europeans, Spaniards are way more likely to live in apartment buildings, thanks in part to the autocratic regime of Francisco Franco.
The store's deal with Dollar Tree is a boon to executives, but it will probably hurt employees.
Checks once accounted for 86 percent of all non-cash payments, but in recent years they've fallen out of favor.
Prices are up roughly 90 percent for Arabica beans, thanks to a drought in the world's biggest supplier, Brazil.
The warm spring weather seems to be breathing a little life back into the economy.
A new study shows Tunisian teenagers are the world's most anxious regarding the subject.
Slovenian and Danish men lead the pack; Indian men, not so much.
How did things get so bad for the largest standalone toy-store chain in the world?
The great deleveraging might, just might, be over.
How's life in rich countries these days? A new study offers some fascinating clues.
The Mexican soft drink's use of sugar, rather than corn syrup, has given it cult status among some American Coca-Cola purists, but a new levy may prompt the company to change its recipe.
Traditional public schools in Philadelphia and Detroit have faced revenue shortages and credit-rating reductions as students move to charters, according to a new Moody's report.
America has defaulted before. Blame Hamilton.
United States schools dominate the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
The U.S. jobs market is getting more normal! The euro-zone recession is over! The Japanese economy is alive! And more...
Prop up the currency or the economy?