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The Dollar

Dollar Posts First Monthly Gain Since June

Bloomberg | Ye Xie and Ben Levisohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The dollar posted its first monthly gain since June versus the currencies of major U.S. trading partners as the Federal Reserve moved closer to withdr...

New World Quarter

Jason Daley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jason Daley

The Russians and Chinese are agitating for a new world currency, something to replace the dollar as the world's reserve legal tender. We need a currency with a little zip, a little style, and possibly rhinestones.

Will Obama Trash the Dollar and Support a Global Currency?

Eben Esterhuizen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Eben Esterhuizen

A global currency might be attractive to central banks looking for an alternative to the U.S. dollar, but it won't be an easy adjustment for the U.S., the country that will likely feel the most pain.

The U.S. Recession, the Dollar and Why Bush Wants to Bomb

Max Keiser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Max Keiser

I had a chance to talk about the U.S. economy, the dollar and oil as it relates to Iraq and Iran this week with Afshin Rattansi on Iran's press TV (oh...

Cannes 2008: Indigenous Co-Productions, the Studios and the Future of International Cinema

Vivian Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Vivian Norris

The money at Cannes this year is not speaking with an American accent; the sinking dollar has made the US a less expensive place to produce had made foreign investments appealing.

10 Things I'm Worried About

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

We all saw what happened to Bear Stearns (BS) in two or three days. Once the whispering campaign got started, their goose was cooked.