Mine within months of producing gold after nearly a decade of effort
OceanaGold is busy preparing Kershaw site for gold digging operation
Gold mine would be the largest in the eastern United States
By SAMMY FRETWELL
COLUMBIA, SC By the end of this year, miners...
Trump is now the least popular American politician in three decades
Tribune Washington Bureau
David Lauter 5 hrs ago
WASHINGTON — For months, as Donald Trump lurched from controversy to controversy, commentators marveled that his voters remained loyal: Trump is impervious to political...
My father excluded my siblings from his will
By Quentin Fottrell
Published: Apr 1, 2016 9:08 a.m. ET
My father died last year and left his estate to me. Our mother died a few years ago, and I lived close by. My other two siblings visited just as often and were there for...
U.S. adds 215,000 new jobs in March as more workers enter labor force
By Jeffry Bartash
Published: Apr 1, 2016 8:36 a.m. ET
Unemployment edges up to 5% as participation rate rises
The U.S. economy added a healthy 215,000 new jobs in March.
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — The...
Offshore overnight yuan rate goes negative briefly
By Gregor Stuart
Published: Apr 1, 2016 7:12 a.m. ET
Borrowing rates for the yuan briefly became the latest to go negative this week, as overnight interbank rates in Hong Kong briefly fell below zero for the first time, in what analysts said...
Nearly 70% of canned foods contain BPA
By Emma Court
Published: Apr 1, 2016 7:25 a.m. ET
Report finds potentially harmful chemical in all Campbell Soup cans tested
Almost 70% of nearly 200 cans produced by major retailers such as Campbell Soup Company, General Mills Inc.’s...
America’s 20 Hottest Real Estate Markets in March 2016
6:00 am ET
March 30, 2016
Finally, the snow is but a distant memory in all but a few (unfortunate) pockets of the U.S. Our springtime spirits are soaring—and so are the nation’s hottest real estate...
Millennials in the Burbs? You Won’t Believe the Latest Home-Buying Trends
6:00 am ET
March 10, 2016
What’s a millennial pushing 30 to do? Apparently, leave the fun, the fantasy, the pace, and the possibilities of big-city living far behind and buy a home … out in the burbs...
Good News for Buyers: More New Homes Are in the Pipeline
2:00 pm ET
March 16, 2016
More homes are sprouting up across the United States—and the sound of those jackhammers and excavators at work should be music to the ears of aspiring home buyers growing ever more frustrated...
Coal production company seeks to break contract with union
RICHMOND, Va. — A coal production company is asking a judge to allow the business to break its contract with a union in order to reorganize its finances.
Alpha Natural Resources filed a petition on Monday with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court...
We all know about Argentina, Venezuela, etc. This one too has been going on for awhile now.
Been getting worse and worse.
Brazil: economic collapse worse than feared
by Patrick Gillespie @CNNMoney March 31, 2016: 2:26 PM ET
Amid political chaos, Brazil's economic collapse is worse than...
The Big Coal Bailout of 2016
Carl Pope | March 31, 2016 9:20 am
Peabody Coal’s long-awaited concession that bankruptcy lies ahead signals the curtain fall on the long-running, silent and secret bailout of the management of the U.S. coal industry. As one analyst put it when Peabody announced...
Puerto Rico might CUT its minimum wage
by Heather Long @byHeatherLong March 31, 2016: 1:48 PM ET
Puerto Rico is deep in debt
Dozens of American cities and states believe the U.S. federal minimum wage of $7.25 is way too low. Not Puerto Rico. The island might actually slash wages.
The capital of 'the most miserable country in the world' could be about to go dark
Linette Lopez,Business Insider 6 hours ago
Unlit buildings seen during a partial blackout in Caracas in 2010.
Venezuela's capital, Caracas, could be about to go dark.
The problem is Caracas' power...
Fed Levitation, Employment And Savings -- Not Good
By Lance RobertsMarket OverviewMar 31, 2016 12:29PM ET
What's going on at the Federal Reserve? On Tuesday, Janet Yellen comes out and announces that despite inflation being on the rise and employment below...
Why I'm Still Bullish Commodities (Especially This Sector)
By Tiho BrkanMarket OverviewMar 31, 2016 12:14AM ET
It has been a very interesting and volatile start to the year, as we get ready to close out the first quarter of 2016. Let's summarize year-to-date total returns for...
China’s 7,000 Year Old Strategy Hints That A Massive Move Is Coming : “Largest Gold Rally Of Our Lifetime… It Will Go Ballistic”
Up until January, the majority of people assumed that governments and central banks had everything under control. Zero-Interest and Negative-Interest...
Gold, the Misery Index, and Insanity
In 1980 Ronald Reagan spoke about the Misery Index. An economist had added the inflation rate to the unemployment rate, called it the Misery Index, and used it to indicate the social costs and economic difficulty for the middle class...
Democracy Struggles To Recover From Betrayal
Dr. Paul Craig Roberts
It is like Margaret Mead said, “a small number of committed people can change the world.”
With much help from the failures of neoliberal economic policy and neoconservative foreign policy, we are changing the world.