Global economy and finance
  • Multiple denomination U.S. dollar bills sit on top of Swiss franc bank notes in this arranged photograph inside a currency exchange store in London, U.K., on Friday, Jan. 16, 2015.

    While China cut interest rates over the weekend, the Fed is expected to raise interest rates later this year.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 02, 2015, 3:38 PM EST
  • Imperatriz Samba School revellers perform in Rio’s Carnival, Brazil, February 21, 2015. YASUYOSHI CHIBA/AFP/Getty Images

    Nearly one million visitors attended Rio’s Carnival, generating $782 million in revenue for the city.Global Economy,Bahamas,Brazil,Carnival,Mardi Gras,Toronto,Tourism,Trinidad & Tobago,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Feb 27, 2015, 4:36 PM EST