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In 1945 all of the industrial nations met in Breton Woods, N.H., to discuss currencies in a global environment. These nations decided that the American dollar should be the international currency, because it was gold backed, America was the leading manufacturing giant, and was a responsible country. All of these nations pledged to peg their currency to the dollar, as it was gold backed, making their currency gold backed. Things changed through the years, as in 1971 Nixon removed the gold backing from the dollar, showing irresponsibility to the rest of the world. America then started to expand its money supply from $800 billion to $2.4 trillion (in 2010). So, we made a conscious decision to inflate the dollar by 200 percent. Forcing all of the countries that were pegged to the dollar to expand their money supply, in order to keep the same currency conversions.
The standards for athletic programs in Ahwatukee seem to be getting higher by the season.
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The state Court of Appeals will decide whether groups that run commercials publicly criticizing elected officials and candidates right before an election have to disclose their donors.
A hearing into whether Attorney General Tom Horne violated state campaign finance laws is being pushed back because of a murder case.
Eddie Money photographed in San Francisco, CA October 13, 2010 ©Jay Blakesberg
A sign "The Shack is now hiring for the holidays" is displayed at a Radio Shack in the Brooklyn borough of New York, Friday, Nov. 19, 2010. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
It’s pretty clear last season is going to be hard to duplicate.
With the year coming to a rapid end, Inspire Kids Montessori is gearing up to finish its first fall season in a new Ahwatukee location.
Have Americans lost hope? The trust-deficit between them and their policymakers is distressingly large, with only 19 percent, according to an October Pew poll, who say that they have faith that the government will do what is right just about always or most of the time.
Steve Belles and Norris Vaughan could take their tongue-in-cheek back-and-forth on the road.
Jalen Brown isn’t about to reflect completely even though he is only three weeks from graduation.
The Desert Vista program has seen plenty of individual state titles walk out of the wrestling room in recent years.
The Holiday Open House Celebration at the Arizona Grand Resort on Saturday, Nov. 30 hopes to become a grand tradition for guests and the community.
Here’s another reason to be thankful this holiday season — the cost of putting Thanksgiving dinner on the table is down slightly from last year.
Some area kids have band together to raise funds for the Philippines, which was ravaged by a typhoon a week ago, by having a lemonade stand/bake sale tomorrow afternoon.
The Mountain Pointe run defense has been miserly, giving up very little and not happy with the scraps they do allow to the opponent, all year.
It happens all time; just not after the eligibility clock has already started running.
Desert Ridge's Taren Morrison, left, and his twin brother Tarek were freshmen in 2010 but are listed as juniors on the roster after withdrawing from school for the 2011-12 school year.
A year after the news off the court was sometimes more prevalent than what happened on it, it will be refreshing to focus on the wins and losses this girls basketball season.
Just when you thought you had the president’s health care law figured out, it’s changing.
It is no longer a suit in a courtroom or a precursory thought in the back of a parent’s mind.
Pearl Jam has been quiet since wrapping up its "Backspacer" tour in 2010. But the grunge band, which rose through the Seattle scene and turned into a juggernaut courtesy of its pure arena-rock ambitions, began touring Oct. 11 in support of its latest album, "Lightning Bolt."
Arizona’s economy continues to mend, spurred largely by people buying cars and parts. Newly released figures from the Department of Revenue show retail sales reported to the state in September topped $4.2 billion. That reflects purchases made in August.
Medical marijuana users have no constitutional right to grow their own drug, a trial judge ruled this week.