| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Fiscal year 2013 saw returns on endowment investments rebound after a dismal 2012 at The College of William & Mary, consistent with a national trend.
According to The Chronicle of Higher Education, a preliminary report from the Commonfund Institute...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 4:35 PM
ATHENS, Greece Greece's conservative-led coalition government survived a vote of no confidence in Parliament on Sunday as angry anti-austerity protesters took to the streets.
The motion, introduced by the main leftist opposition party, Syriza, over the...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Early advisory for Friday, November 8, 2013
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| Oct 11, 2013
| 5:13 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — After weeks of ultimatums, President Barack Obama and House Republicans are exploring whether they can end a budget standoff that has triggered a partial government shutdown and edged Washington to the verge of a historic, economy-...
| Sep 11, 2013
With tensions over Syria defused, at least for the moment, calm has returned to the stock market as well as to individuals worried about military engagement and the price of gasoline.
But analysts are warning investors not to become too comfortable....
| Mar 3, 2013
It was a maybe, maybe not week.
Investors didn't think they needed to worry about sequestration; then they thought maybe they should. The outcome of Italy's elections looked foreboding for Europe's stability, but then investors thought, with time,...
| Mar 24, 2013
We've been here before.
It's a weekend reminiscent of the jittery past year. Investors are on edge as they gaze at political leaders across the Atlantic for assurances they will extend a last-minute bailout to a struggling European country and...
| Feb 20, 2013
Are the golden years over for gold?
With prominent hedge fund managers such as George Soros selling large quantities of gold, and the price down about 16 percent from 2011's all-time peak of more than $1,900, some experts think gold's best days could be...
| Feb 6, 2013
It's not unusual to lose your balance while standing on a peak.
And so it goes with the stock market. Investors suffered some fear of heights Monday and sent the Dow Jones industrial average tumbling. It was the worst day of this year, with a triple-...
| Jan 27, 2013
The stock market is at a five-year high after gaining 13.4 percent last year and carrying investors on a remarkable four-week run so far in 2013.
With the Standard & Poor's 500 index up 5 percent in less than a month, investors are torn between...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 5:03 AM
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. OBAMA HEADS TO WEST BANK
The president is meeting with Abbas about the peace process, as rockets were launched into Israel today.