Published: April 16, 2020
Investors received a reality check Wednesday on what happens when the world's biggest economy comes to a near stop. A series of wrenching numbers on retail sales, oil prices and bank profits knocked a stock rally off its tracks and hit the pause button on investor optimism.
Published: February 25, 2020
U.S. stocks were volatile Tuesday, with the Dow Jones industrial average jumping 150 points at the open before dropping as much as 320 points in the red by late morning. The whiplash came one day after the Dow fell 1,000 points on fears that coronavirus would further stymie the global economy.
Published: December 19, 2019
Phitsanulok, the historic city in lower northern Thailand, is all done up in shades of red from falling maple leaves and the pinkish tints of Nang Phaya Sua Krong or Thai Sakura (Prunus ceramides D. Don). That makes it a great place to experience Mother Nature at her best in the cool weather enveloping Phu Hin Rong Kla National Park.