The Japanese yen has risen to its highest value in relation to the United States dollar in one and one half years.
American women who work as computer programmers, chefs and dentists earn 28 percent less than men doing the same jobs.
Tuan Do of New York says Amazon has banned him from shopping on that website.
The best whisky in the world came from Taiwan.
More than one-third of U.S. innovators are born outside the U.S.
Job growth happened on the east and west coasts of the U.S. last year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Social entrepreneurs – people who create start-up companies that would help the environment, health care or agriculture – are on the rise.
Low oil prices combined with less demand around the world have weakened American stock prices.
A U.S.-based candy maker recalled some of its candy bars produced in Europe after plastic was found inside them.
Nigeria is Africa’s biggest oil producer.