Society

The FINANCIAL -- Parents of seventh- to 12th-graders in the U.S. place a high value on computer science education in schools, according to a recent Gallup and Google study. Nine in 10 parents say offering opportunities to learn computer science is a good use of resources at their child's school, and about as many (91%) want their child to learn more computer science in the ...

The FINANCIAL -- Worried that the controversies surrounding Hillary Clinton are wounding her chances for the presidency, some Democrats have begun pushing Vice President Joe Biden’s candidacy. ...

The FINANCIAL -- Amazon.com on August 19 announced its annual Big Fall Books Preview that features the best new books readers will want to curl up with as the weather cools and the leaves change ...

The FINANCIAL -- According to Visa's annual Tooth Fairy survey, American children are receiving an average of $3.19 per lost tooth this year, a decrease of 24 cents from last year. Kids can expect to ...

The FINANCIAL -- The IMF published on August 6, for the first time the World Revenue Longitudinal Dataset (WoRLD), which provides data on tax and non-tax revenues for 186 countries over the period ...