Bill Gates's vision of a planet without low-income nations
Step 1: Borrow money. Step 2: Buy stamps. Step 3: Sell the stamps. Step 4: Profit!
Why the location of training bases could determine next year's soccer champion.
Without reliable government data, a group of researchers theorizes that the size of airtime purchases in Côte d’Ivoire roughly approximates wealth.
China hasn't surpassed the U.S. in economic size just yet -- but a new poll shows that a majority think it's already happened.
By 2050, the human population will be 9 billion. Can the meat machine keep up?
With April's good report (and positive revisions to past months' reports), the economy bravely drove through sequester's headwinds
Some essential info on the new pontiff
The U.S. leads the world in dogs and dogs per person, but India, Brazil, Norway have bragging rights of their own
The big concerns are much the same in the People's Republic as they are in the United States: inequality, problems with the government, and the rising price of goods.
The US economy added 114,000 jobs in September, and the unemployment rate dropped to 7.8%
Foreign income is generally subject to tax in the US, as well, but taxes paid abroad can be subtracted from the US bill
Around the world, almost everyone is paying less attention to the U.S. than they did four years ago. But the outlier is a big one.