| 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 15, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Gold still glitters, but a bit less brightly as it fell below $1,600 on Friday for the first time in six months.
In one of the contrarian ways of the financial markets, gold has weakened as evidence has mounted that the global economy is recovering....
| Feb 17, 2013
In the first test of resilience after January's payroll tax hike, consumers achieved a passing score as they went shopping and bought more than economists had expected.
The results showed up Wednesday in the Commerce Department's January retail sales...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Billionaire financier George Soros seems to be showing faith in J.C. Penney’s chances at a turnaround, taking a 7.9% stake in the struggling retailer.
The hedge fund titan bought nearly 17.4 million shares through his Soros Fund Management,...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 7:03 PM
Breathe Books in Hampden says it will add a health-food cafe to its store next month. Owner Susan Weis-Bohlen says all the offerings will have at least one of five features: gluten free, vegan, vegetarian, raw or Ayurvedic -- Ayurveda is a holistic type...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 4:36 PM
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| Feb 13, 2012
| 4:39 PM
George Soros gives $500,000 to effort to narrow California Three Strikes initiative. George Soros, a prominent supporter of liberal causes, donates $500,000 to initiative to narrow Three Strikes law....
| Mar 12, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Katy Perry may be dating a hunky male model. Madonna plans a line of shoes for fall. "Fashion Star" premieres on Tuesday....
| Jul 23, 2012
| 4:22 PM
One of the most ridiculous and persistent lies about President Obama is that he's out to get people's guns. It's true that this guy has a dismal record when it comes to gun control, but it's one that the NRA......
| Mar 30, 2012
| 9:19 AM
Ray Dalio of Bridgewater Associates took home $3.9 billion last year. Fellow investment kings Carl Icahn and James Simons each made off with more than $2 billion. To the average plebeian, that’s a lot of money.
But for the top 25 hedge fund earners...
| Oct 4, 2012
| 5:03 PM
Regarding Alana Diehl's letter to the editor on Sept. 18.
Alana Diehl seems to believe that if you are not for President Obama it is because he is black. Could it be that we do not agree with his politics. When Lynn Swan ran against Ed Rendell for...