The FINANCIAL -- During the first decade of this century, the world experienced a dramatic drop in the number of people living in poverty and a significant rise in the number who could be considered middle income, according to a new Pew Research Center report. But the majority of the global population remains low ...

The FINANCIAL -- As the U.S. Supreme Court prepares to rule on same-sex marriage, the 71% of Americans in 2014 who say their communities are good places for gays and lesbians to live is not one of ...

The FINANCIAL -- A new survey from Wells Fargo & Company of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Americans sheds light on how marriage laws are shaping the attitudes, behaviors, and ...

The FINANCIAL -- The vast majority of Americans believe that driving while impaired by alcohol is a "very serious" problem (79%) on the roads today. This swamps public concern about people driving ...