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Media's Best Hope Is Media on World Press Freedom Day

Media's Best Hope Is Media on World Press Freedom Day

The 2016 Media Freedom report card makes for uncomfortable reading.

South Africa Turmoil Deepens After Finance Minister Ousted

South Africa Turmoil Deepens After Finance Minister Ousted

The rand had been the world's best performing emerging market currency this year.

Indonesia Gets a Chance to Prove It's More Journalist-Friendly in 2017

Indonesia Gets a Chance to Prove It's More Journalist-Friendly in 2017

The country, known for its harsh censorship practices against journalists, will host UNESCO's World Press Freedom Day celebrations in May.

Gold Signals a Bottoming, Potential for Fed Misfire

Gold Signals a Bottoming, Potential for Fed Misfire

The gold market appears to be bottoming out and, according to one research director.

European Stocks Slip as Attention Turns to Central Bank Meetings

European Stocks Slip as Attention Turns to Central Bank Meetings

Europe's major markets move lower Tuesday as investors warily turn their attention to the pending Federal Reserve and the Bank of Japan meetings.

European Stocks Slip in Muted Response to China Rate Cut

European Stocks Slip in Muted Response to China Rate Cut

European markets open in muted style Monday, taking their lead from Asia's underwhelming response to Chinese efforts to boost flagging growth with an interest rate cut.

European Stocks Rise on Prospects for More ECB Stimulus

European Stocks Rise on Prospects for More ECB Stimulus

Europe's major markets rise as a mixture of encouraging economic data and Thursday's promise of support from the European Central Bank buoys spirits.

European Stocks Follow Asian Shares Lower

European Stocks Follow Asian Shares Lower

European stock markets are lower Wednesday, following the lead set by Asian markets rattled by lower-than-expected consumer inflation figures from China.

Best New Toys for Traveling With Babies

Best New Toys for Traveling With Babies

Here are five new travel toys that offer a range of play experiences, keep babies entertained, are easy to clean and easy to travel with.

Gold Remains Best Performing Metal, Despite ETF Outflows

Gold Remains Best Performing Metal, Despite ETF Outflows

Mike McGone of ETF Securities says that despite these fund outflows, the commodity has been resilient.