Americas

The FINANCIAL -- House Speaker Paul Ryan’s announcement Wednesday that he would not seek re-election adds a big name to what was already shaping up to be a near-record year of seat turnovers in the U.S. House of Representatives. More House members are choosing not to run for re-election to that body than at any time in the past quarter-century – including a record number of Republicans, ...

The FINANCIAL -- Gallup's annual Environment survey yields two broad conclusions about Americans' views on the U.S. energy situation. First, Americans' concern about energy, based on multiple ...

The FINANCIAL -- Forty percent of Americans rate the overall quality of the environment as "excellent" or "good." Although not dramatically lower than in prior years, it is the least positive ...

The FINANCIAL -- Facebook is in the national spotlight this week as its co-founder and chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, testifies before ...