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Broncos Are 14th Most Valuable Sports Team In The World: Forbes

Denver Business Journal | Mark Harden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The Denver Broncos are the world's 14th most valuable sports team, according to a new ranking by Forbes.com. Forbes says Denver's National Football...

Why Won't Forbes Defend Its Obama Story?

Eric Boehlert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric Boehlert

Forbes magazine and the editors on the masthead have apparently taken a vow of silence when it comes to talking about the magazine's error-filled, and widely condemned, Obama cover story. Why the silence?

Colorado Springs, Denver Named Top Housing Markets By Forbes

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Both Colorado Springs and Denver have been named top housing markets by investors by Forbes. A North Carolina-based real estate research firm calle...

Which College Rankings Set Should You Use?

Danielle Wiener-Bronner | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Danielle Wiener-Bronner

College rankings are out -- and in such great numbers that it's hard to know where to start. To help with this daunting task, here are a few prominent...

An Empty Nest in an Age of Empty Bank Accounts

Pamela Tom | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Pamela Tom

With all the talk of parents struggling to pay for college costs amidst an economy fraught with unemployment and foreclosures, the cost to live at college, as well as tuition, is worth attention.

Those Who Cannot Innovate, Regulate: Old Media's Twisted Logic

Gary Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Gary Shapiro

Should we protect old media by hindering market competition? Of course not. But try telling that to the National Association of Broadcasters and the Recording Industry Association of America.

The Politics of Fiction

Richard C. Morais | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Richard C. Morais

Journalists today are forced to pontificate from their armchairs, barking out at a furious pace the short, sharp commentaries that are the staples of the Internet. Seeking fulfillment, I turned to fiction.

Where Does Your Colorado Alma Mater Rank In Forbes's Top Colleges List?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Forbes released their 2010 rankings of "America's Best Colleges" Thursday, with 11 of Colorado's schools making the list. The magazine ranked insti...

The TOP Majors By Gender: Forbes List

Posted 05.25.2011 | College

According to a recent UCLA survey, business is the most popular major for both men and women. Surprised? You might be once you see the other popula...

Forbes To Acquire True/Slant

True/Slant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The exciting next stage of the True/Slant vision is about to begin. Forbes Media is acquiring True/Slant and bringing it in house....

Literary Market Making

Richard C. Morais | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Richard C. Morais

Under pressure to produce credible copy in far-flung corners of the globe for Forbes, I developed my reporting technique: I always headed first to the local food markets and had a meal.

Goldman/Wall Street Profiting From Housing Market's Collapse, Erosion of Municipal Bonds, Explosion in Oil Prices

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

Sadly, for our once respected and emulated financial system, playing a double sided game for single sided profit seems all too often the norm of the day. It just seems some are better at it than others.

John Paulson Defends His Toxic CDOs by Insulting Everyone's Intelligence

David Fiderer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Fiderer

There are countless ways to discredit Paulson's recent statements, just as there are countless ways to discredit his claim that he operated in "good faith."

The Shrimp Has Hit the Fan

Douglas Forbes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Douglas Forbes

Lots of folks are dissecting Obama's Oval Office speech and delivering diatribes on what's right and wrong with him and the oil world. So I figured I might as well join the fracas since it's the thing to do.

Americans On The MOVE

forbes.com | Jon Bruner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

More than 10 million Americans moved from one county to another during 2008. The map below visualizes those moves. Click on any county to see coming...

Happy Tax Day: Are Americans Getting Their Money's Worth?

Steven Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steven Hill

When you sum up the total balance sheet, it turns out that Americans pay out just as much as Europeans -- but we receive a lot less for our money.

Colorado Cities Dominate Forbes's 'Best For Business' List: Find Out Who Made The Cut

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

This week Forbes released its list of the best cities in America for business. The list, which was calculated based on factors like business costs, l...

Denver Housing Market: Forbes Changes It's Mind On Health Of City's

Denver Business Journal | Mark Harden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Forbes.com -- which only 10 months ago dubbed Denver as America's best city to buy a home -- now declares the Mile High City the second-worst housing ...

Wrongful Fatalities, Failed Worker Protections

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

When an explosion occurs at a refinery or mine that has been repeatedly fined for heath and safety violations, one question that ought to be asked is just how unexpected was the event.

Are You Letting A Lizard Ruin Your Relationships?

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

Do you ever wonder why some people do the things they do? We all have our own unique perspectives and experiences. Our unique point of view is the le...

Carlos Slim 'World's Richest' Person: Forbes Says Mexican Billionaire Is Richer Than Bill Gates

AP | MARK STEVENSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

MEXICO CITY — Mexican telecom tycoon Carlos Slim is the world's richest person, jumping past Americans Bill Gates and Warren Buffett to become t...

Chicago Moves From 3rd To 10th On Forbes's 'Most Miserable Cities' List

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

According to Forbes, things are better. Its new list ranks Chicago as only the 10th most miserable city in the United States. "The Windy City flamed ...

Why Don't Women Create More Wealth?

Marianna Olszewski | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marianna Olszewski

There are dozens of theories about why women don't create more wealth themselves. Well, here's my theory: it's because we are risk averse, don't plan well, and have a messed up relationship with money.

NYU Buys Forbes Building

The New York Observer | Eliot Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

On Thursday, Forbes announced that it had sold the 122,500-square-foot, eight-story building at 60 Fifth Avenue to NYU, the school that has itself bee...

Howard Stern: Diamond in a Rough Patch

Mario Almonte | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mario Almonte

For a man who almost single-handedly revolutionized the broadcasting industry, Stern continues to be spectacularly disrespected by the media that he so radically transformed.