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By | Thursday, August 3, 2017 8:10 am

One of These 3 Black Swans Could Trigger a Global Recession by End of 2018

Exactly ten years ago, we were months away from a world-shaking financial crisis. By late 2006, we had an inverted yield curve steep to be a high-probability indicator of recession.

By | Tuesday, August 1, 2017 8:03 am

This Doctor Who Lived to 105 Believed for a Long Life, You Shouldn't Retire

To live a long life, work forever. At least that's what one of Japan's leading doctors believed -- and he was his own proof. Before his death on July 18, 105-year-old Dr. Shigeaki Hinohara was a practicing physician, a chairman of St. Luke's International University and the honorary president of St. Luke's International Hospital.

By | Monday, July 24, 2017 4:45 pm

What the Decline in the U.S. Dollar Means

The value of the dollar has fallen steadily since the beginning of 2017. To take one example, the number of euros that can be obtained for one dollar has declined to the lowest level in more than a year. The dollar has also declined against the Brittish pound, the Japanese yen and the Chinese renminbi.