China's per capita consumption of antibiotics—often misprescribed—is ten times higher than Americans. Health authorities have launched a campaign to curb dangerous overuse.
Labor groups get a 13.5 percent stake in the new airline, but whether pilots cash in depends on pending tax decisions and other factors
His former chief economic adviser calls for a trillion-dollar-plus stimulus based on infrastructure investment
Internet gate-keeper ICANN is expanding the number of top-level domains in 2014. Businesses that settled for clunky names can start reserving better versions
Hedge funds are badly trailing the broader market, which makes their fees and restrictions less palatable to investors
A Dell executive turned entrepreneur is cleaning up by exporting Made-in-USA air purifiers to people in polluted Chinese cities
Pitting Team U.S.A. against a top-seeded tiger such as Germany could lead to carnage, but it sounds like a battle made for TV
Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management reclaims the top stop after a two-year absence
Immigrant entrepreneurs and companies with intellectual property are more likely to hire
What a Home Will Be Worth in 2012*: $160,480
Q4 2008 price: $156,000
Projected price change by MSA*: +2.9%
Projected price change by state: +2.7%
The Birmingham metro area, at the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, is expected to see significant appreciation in the next few years. Birmingham, the state's biggest city, is also home to the University of Alabama at Birmingham and a number of other large local employers, including Baptist Medical Centers, BellSouth, and Jefferson County Public Schools.
*For all slides, estimated change in median home price.
**For all slides, percentage change forecast for the Metropolitan Statistical Area from 2009 through 2012.