Scary factors behind copper's plunge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Cascading copper prices have multiple root causes that lead to one conclusion: The anticipated global economic recovery may not be all it's cracked up to be. Consequently, more…

Internet driving prostitution off streets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) The world's oldest profession is adopting a new business model; street-walkers are heading to the information highway. A first-ever study of the U.S. sex industry shows more…

Stocks slide on Ukraine uncertainty

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks declined on Friday, with the Nasdaq Composite posting its first weekly drop in six, as concern escalated about Ukraine, two days before a vote in more…

U.S. using oil as weapon in Ukraine crisis?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) The U.S. appears to be building pressure on Russia over its actions in Ukraine by releasing crude oil from its emergency stockpile onto the market, with news more…

Are extended warranties worth it?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I recently traded in my old truck for a much newer one. I purchased an extended warranty at the time, and now I feel like I more…

Another trader commits suicide

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZeroHedge) For a market that is flirting with all time highs on a daily basis, the recent banker and trader suicide epidemic seems oddly out of place. And more…