Highway safety study shows front seat passengers in SUVs iface greater threat of injury or death in 'right corner' crashes
230-point leap lifts Dow industrials back above 18,000, first finish above the psychologically important level in two weeks
File this under poll results that are not at all surprising and yet I couldn't be gladder someone gathered them: According to a BuzzFeed poll, U.K. voters in favor of Britain exiting the European Union are significantly more likely to be Oasis fans than Blur fans (68 percent vs. Show More Summary
Jeff Weiner explains what the deal with Microsoft means for both companies and why his "compassionate" management style works
The warehouse retailer is coming under fire for what some customers say is a botched switch to Visa
Bookies clearly saw momentum for the "remain" camp: One betting market said the probability the U.K. would stay stood at 90 percent
Oil pundits have been hailing the emergence of an oil balance, and to be sure, one is quickly taking shape. The problem is that most of those now bandying about the term are still getting it wrong, despite being late to the party. The post What the Latest Oil Balance “Mantra” Is Really About was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
Led Zeppelin verdict settles point that music fans have debated for decades but didn't find its way to court until two years ago
Almost a year ago computer scientist Daniel Lemire wrote a post critical of a hypothesis I’ve favored, one I’ve used in Age of Em. On the “better late than never” principle, I’ll finally respond now. The hypothesis: Systems that adapt to … Continue reading ?
(June 23, 2016 02:35 PM, by Scott Sumner) Bob Murphy was kind enough to review my recent book on the Great Depression, in the Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics. Here are the concluding two paragraphs: Putting aside the detailed statistics, I will end this review with a simple... (0 COMMENTS)
U.S. could revoke deal license if planes, parts or services are "used for purposes other than exclusively civil aviation end-use"
Economist Tom Lawler sent me the table below of short sales, foreclosures and all cash sales for selected cities in May.On distressed: Total "distressed" share is down year-over-year in all of these markets. Short sales and foreclosures are down in all of these areas.The All Cash Share (last two columns) is mostly declining year-over-year. Show More Summary
Committee found that two cable giants made no effort to trace set-top box equipment overcharges and to provide refunds
Today's Water Cooler: Anti-TPP concerts, Clinton economy plan, House sit-in, Trump attacks, leading indicators, meritocracy, permaculture
Polls in the Brexit referendum close Thursday evening across Britain at 10 p.m. BST, which is 5 p.m. Eastern time and 2 p.m. Pacific time. In last year’s general election, exit polls allowed the TV networks to correctly predict that the Conservative Party had won a narrow majority seconds after the voting ended. Show More Summary
If you believe the polling data, frustrations about immigration have driven the Brexit campaign more than any other single issue. EU rules requiring open borders for workers have brought a flood of new arrivals to Britain, especially from Central European countries like Poland. Show More Summary
The average pay for a lifeguard is about $9 an hour; full-time lifeguards in some West Coast cities earn more than $100K per year
Some small business owners say the massacre at a gay dance club in Orlando gives them an impetus to make their businesses more inclusive
A high-end designer claims the fashionista daughter of Donald Trump copied its fringed stiletto sandals worn by celebrities
Nick Bunker: Making automatic stabilizers more effective for the next U.S. recession: When the next recession hits, policymakers can take steps right then and there to fight the economic downturn. The Federal Reserve can lower interest rates and the legislative...