One of these key economic gauges isn’t telling the truth


What’s up with transportation stocks? Or, really, what’s “down” with them? Even as new all-time highs have been registered by broad-market U.S. indices such as the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.85%   and the S&P 500 SPX, +0.23%  , the market’s transportation sector has lagged. The Dow Jones TransportationRead More →

There’s a ‘truth decay’ in American journalism — study says media has become more biased over the last 30 years


American journalism is losing its objectivity. That’s according to a new analysis on news discourse by the RAND Corporation. In the study released Wednesday, researchers found a major shift occurred between 1989 and 2017 as journalism expanded beyond traditional media, such as newspapers and broadcast networks, to newer media, includingRead More →