Why college students need Financial Management 101

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Ticker) Nearly two million students are graduating from college this spring, according to the National Center of Education Statistics (NCES), and many of them thousands of dollars more…

Fannie And Freddie get smoked – down 40%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) Shares of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are getting destroyed today. Stifel Nicolaus' Dave Lutz points us to reports that Senator Bob Corker will push to more…

Egypt worries as Ethiopia diverts Nile for dam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) Ethiopia has diverted the Nile River as it continues with the construction of a new $4.7 billion hydroelectric dam. In its quest to become Africa’s largest power more…

Chinese firm to buy U.S. pork producer

by -NO AUTHOR- --   (WASHINGTON POST) Smithfield Foods, whose signature hams helped make it the world’s largest pork producer, is being taken over by a Chinese firm in a deal that more…

Saudi writer: Molest working women

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) A Saudi writer of self-help books has urged his 97,000 Twitter followers to sexually molest women cashiers in order to dissuade them from working. Abdullah Mohammad Al Dawood, more…

Women top earners in 4 in 10 households

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — America's working mothers are now the primary breadwinners in a record 40 percent of households with children — a milestone in the changing face of more…