Some of the Europeans who favor opting out of biotech crops (image from greensefa). A deadline passed on 10/3 for countries in the EU to opt out of future “GMO Crop” planting approvals.
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke says some Wall Street executives should have gone to jail for their roles in the financial crisis that gripped the country in 2008 and triggered the Great Recession.
The number of people living in extreme poverty is likely to fall for the first time below 10 per cent of the world's population in 2015, the World Bank said on Sunday as it revised its benchmark for measuring the problem.
BOSTON - The 2008 financial crisis convinced most people in the world of central banking that it would be a good idea to try to prevent that kind of thing from happening again.
Mark Huffman has been a consumer news reporter for ConsumerAffairs since 2004. He covers real estate, gas prices and the economy and has reported extensively on negative-option sales.