Zhou Xiaochuan, governor of the People's Bank of China (PBOC), attends a news conference in Beijing. Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg.
(Bloomberg) -- Oil fell for a second day as Iranian and Western diplomats worked toward a nuclear deal that may lead to the Islamic Republic boosting crude exports, exacerbating a global supply glut.
PolitiFact Florida: Do killer whales live as long at SeaWorld as in the wild? (w/video). By Lauren Carroll and Louis Jacobson, Times Staff Writers.
A pipeline project intended to bring billions of gallons of water a year to a drought-stricken section of eastern New Mexico represents a lifeline to parched communities that are quickly operating out of water.
The U.S. job market had its best year of gains last year since 1999, and economic activity hit a whopping 5% in the third quarter -- the best quarter since 2003.