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On a day when investors needed a place to hide, one alternative area of the market wasn’t providing any refuge: Bitcoin. The world’s largest cryptocurrency had its worst day in more than two months, slumping almost 8% to about $54,350 as of Friday afternoon amid a rout in world stock markets on the emergence of a potentially dangerous coronavirus variant. The S&P 500 index closed down 2.27% at ...

Is there a gender-based promotion gap? Are there too many women who do well on the job, but are not considered seriously for career advancement? Some new supporting evidence has come to light. A recent study using a database of almost 30,000 management-track employees at a large retail chain found that the women received higher job-performance ratings, but lower ratings for “potential.” Those ...

Joe Biden turned 79 last week. He's beginning to look his age. The president walks a little more stiffly now. His diction, once clear, sometimes sounds a little blurry. His syntax has always been ragged; that hasn't changed. Like most of us, he gets tired at the end of a long day. At the U.N. climate summit in Scotland, he took his seat in the conference hall to hear the opening speeches and ...

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For my Ethics classes, we’ve reached the point in the semester where the students are digging into current moral controversies. After spending…

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Nineteen-year-old Jaumarcus MacFarland died this past week in Georgia when an apartment building elevator collapsed and went free-falling to the floor of the shaft, according to published reports.