Keeping interest rates low through ‘Quack Economics’ has forced investors out of savings accounts

Dear John: The idea that quantitative easing (QE), along with the Federal Reserve’s zero-interest-rate policy, hasn’t created inflation is false.  While the prices of things like TVs and clothing has remained muted, things like housing, health care and education have … Read more…

‘The Losses Have Already Been Substantial.’ Adam Silver Addresses Fallout From the NBA-China Controversy

During the first TIME 100 Health Summit on Thursday, NBA commissioner Adam Silver said that he’s willing to deal with the business consequences of Daryl Morey’s Oct. 4 tweet supporting protesters in Hong Kong. The Houston Rockets general manager angered … Read more…

Olympic Swimming Champion Retires After Receiving Ban For Injecting Testosterone Pellets

Two-time Olympic swimming champion Conor Dwyer has announced his retirement, after receiving a 20-month ban for having testosterone pellets surgically inserted into his body. Dwyer had failed three drug tests late last year, the United States Anti-Doping Agency said on … Read more…