The economic problems facing Puerto Rico are the same problems facing the United States, and they are caused by the same things.
Even in the event of a pending default, the Treasury will not be selling any of its gold reserves to pay the government’s bills.
The direct and indirect impacts of the United States becoming the world's primary energy producer in the next fours years are just coming into view.
Smithfield Foods, the largest pork producer in the world, based in Smithfield, Virginia, has been purchased by Communist Chinese state-owned enterprise Shuanghui Group.
Investing legend Jim Rogers: “They’re going to take our bank accounts and retirement accounts.”
Back-to-back sales of prominent newspapers this week continues a trend at least a decade old as their readers increasingly get their news from more trusted sources on the Internet.
The gradual conversion of the American economy into one of part-time workers continues apace. The latest report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics confirms it.
In the face of evidence that home ownership rates continue to fall, bureaucrats are trying to soften rules that were written to keep another real estate bubble from forming.
If Washington D.C.'s Mayor Vincent Gray doesn't veto a discriminatory minimum-wage law targeted at Walmart, the retailer is likely to shrug, and find other friendlier places to do business.