Gold prices reached record highs three times last week. Does that make gold a better long-term investment than stocks? You decide.
09/21/2010 12:49 pm
As the economy created by government entitlement programs collapses, economists of the Austrian school should speak out.
09/20/2010 01:55 pm
In Pictures Space Photos of the Day 09/20
Hong Kong's unemployment drops to one of the lowest in the world.
09/18/2010 01:05 pm
After launching a controversial Gypsy crackdown, French President Nicolas Sarkozy said Germany was quietly planning to follow suit. Germany denies it has any such plans.
09/17/2010 01:32 pm
Monitor readers share their favorite book picks.
09/17/2010 06:05 am
Times Higher Education, the United Kingdom's leading higher education news publication, today released its first-ever international university rankings. American universities dominate the top of the Times list, faring much better than in rankings released last week by former Times partner Quacquarelli Symonds. The disparate results have already prompted debate about the criteria for evaluating and ranking universities.
09/16/2010 06:47 pm
In Pictures Space photos of the day 09/16
Africa Monitor Newt Gingrich dissertation on Congo sheds light on his jab that Obama is 'anticolonial'
Newt Gingrich has joined conservative columnist Dinesh D'Souza in criticizing President Obama as having adopted his Kenyan father's 'anticolonialist' ideas. When did being 'anticolonial' become a bad thing in the US?
09/16/2010 01:29 pm
What's selling best in independent bookstores across America. • Published Thursday, September 16, 2010 (for the sales week ended Sunday, September 12, 2010). Based on reporting from many hundreds of independent bookstores across the United States. For information on more titles, please visit IndieBound.org
09/16/2010 05:05 am