WASHINGTON Feb 12 U.S. consumer spending appeared to regain momentum in January as households ramped up purchases of a variety of goods, in a hopeful sign that economic growth was picking up after slowing to a crawl at the end of 2015.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has just launched what he's calling “the biggest brand that India has ever created”, in the form of a massive national drive to bring more foreign investment into the country.
Criminals attacked the IRS' digital systems in an attempt to steal data that could be used to collect fraudulent refunds, the agency announced last week.
Development of a futuristic weapon depicted in video games and science fiction is going well enough that a Navy admiral wants to skip an at-sea prototype in favor of installing an operational unit aboard a destroyer planned to go into service in 2018.
It's not exactly a great surprise that a libertarian leaning free marketeer like myself blames regulation and bureaucracy for the slow growth in the economy.