Why is the US so stuck on borrowing? NY speaks out
Published: 06 August, 2011, 09:57
If an ordinary US citizen gets into debt, the bank will be on his back without delay – yet it is only now that America, which owes trillions, is seeing its credit score decline.
Online talk show host Lori Harfenist hit the streets of New York and asked people why Americans are so hooked on borrowing.
Dinosaur bonanza for Russia’s Far East
The soil of Russian far-eastern Amur region, rich in precious metals, has yielded up treasure of another kind. Dinosaur bones found here have attracted paleontologists eager make advances in their branch of science.