The informal, or 'shadow,' economy is as big as $1 trillion. And in poor economic times, it's growing.
Astonishing footage from World War II on the Smithsonian Channel, Cape Verde's Billie Holiday on CD, 'Sesame Street' at 40, and more.
A German museum has a bust of the Egyptian Queen Nefertiti as its centerpiece. But should Germany and other Western nations keep or return Egypt's cultural artifacts?
Author Sue Monk Kidd and her daughter seek answers to life’s challenges in their travels to Greece and France.
Hanspeter Thuer, Switzerland’s federal data protection commissioner, said Google’s pictures were violating Switzerland’s strict privacy laws by failing to obscure people’s identities on the mapping service, which offers detailed street-level images.
Exports, including to emerging markets such as China, helped the two countries turn in surprisingly strong numbers for the second quarter. Now, some say the global economic recession has ended.
The fashion model-turned-philanthropist aims to build a new home for them.
Television's 'Merlin,' an enhanced version of Sims, travelers' guide to ancient Greece, and more.