| Sep 5, 2012
The shine is back in gold again, thanks to a tarnished global economy and the expectation that the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank are going to try to spark growth.
Gold hit $1,700 an ounce before closing at $1,696 on Tuesday in a...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 4:07 PM
On day two of my fellowship in Germany, our group of 12 American journalists learned more about the organization sponsoring our trip, the RIAS Berlin Kommission.
RIAS stands for "Radio in the American Sector" and is a former radio station based in...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 1:56 PM
Stocks surged on Wednesday, as all three indexes closed at their high levels in years.
Analysts cite stronger-than-expected jobs data and the European Central Bank's plan to support the region's struggling countries through buying bonds.
| Sep 8, 2012
Convinced that the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank are about to ride to the rescue, investors looked past the struggling economy on two continents Friday and pushed stocks to levels not seen since before the financial crisis started raging...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 11:09 AM
The euro fell to a two-year low against the dollar on Friday, as investors flocked to the security of the greenback following grim economic news this week.
The euro was trading at $1.23 against the U.S. dollar on Friday, down 0.9%. It was down 1.2%...