Retailers report modest gains for April Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
Stocks surge to new highs after hiring climbs A big gain in the job market is lifting the stock market to new milestones. The Dow Jones industrial average crossed 15,000 for the first time early Friday, and the Standard and Poor's 500 index, a broader market measure, broke through 1,600 for the first time. More
In Germany, a U.S. beer invasion Almost 65 years after Allied planes flew Western supplies into blockaded Berlin, a new American import is arriving by air: craft beer. The beer is being flown in as part of a new surge of German interest in American brewing, upending a centuries-old relationship in which German beer defined the golden standard for brewing and Americans emulated it. More
Stocks Turn Positive as Energy Sector Leads - TheStreet.com Dow Adds Triple Digits as Energy Stocks Rally - Delco Times 07/28/2015 - 11:14 am | View Link
Wall Street rebounds 1% on earnings - Geelong Advertiser Wall Street rebounds 1% on earnings - The Australian 07/28/2015 - 4:45 am | View Link
Worst Chinese Share Drop in 8 Years Spooks Global Markets - Time Plunge in Chinese shares helps send global markets lower - Boston Globe 07/27/2015 - 10:28 am | View Link
Plunge in Chinese shares helps send global markets lower - SiliconValley.com Stocks slump after big sell-off in China - Newsday 07/27/2015 - 7:26 am | View Link
TSX Ends Lower Tracking Declining Global Markets -- Canadian ... - RTTNews.com Canadian stocks ended lower for a ... reporting a sharp drop in ... haven demand after world wide ... on supply glut worries and ... the ... 07/27/2015 - 5:28 am | View Link
US stocks slip in morning trade; Chinese market drops In Europe, which has already had a volatile summer because of worries about Greece’s precarious finances ... increased 0.9 percent last month after an unrevised 0.4 percent drop in May. – Natural gas rose 1.3 cents to close at $2.789 per 1,000 cubic ... 07/27/2015 - 4:20 pm | View Link
Stocks plummet in China, weigh down U.S. markets, too NEW YORK — The worst drop in China's stock market in eight years helped drag down other markets around the world Monday ... which has already had a volatile summer because of worries about Greece's precarious finances, also fell broadly on Monday. 07/27/2015 - 10:28 am | View Link
US stocks continue to slump; Chinese shares plunge NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks fell broadly around the globe on Monday, a reaction to a steep drop in the Chinese market overnight ... which has already had a volatile summer because of worries about Greece's precarious finances, also fell broadly on Monday. 07/27/2015 - 10:06 am | View Link
Asian stocks steady as Greece worries ease Investors around Asia have breathed a sigh of relief this week as concerns about Greece eased, though by Friday upward momentum ... which recovered 0.3 per cent to US$0.6531 following a 1.2 per cent drop overnight as markets continued to digest further ... 07/16/2015 - 4:36 pm | View Link
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks and oil drop on worries over Greece, China SAN FRANCISCO, July 6 (Reuters) - Equity markets around the world fell on Monday and U.S. oil prices slumped 5 percent after Greece overwhelmingly voted ... CHINESE RESCUE MEASURES Chinese stocks market climbed, going against the broader tide of declines ... 07/6/2015 - 5:52 am | View Link
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World stock markets tumble as Greece crisis deepens ... Share prices slumped across Europe on Monday as Greece shuttered its banks for a week following a fateful weekend that has shaken Europe’s single currency. 06/28/2015 - 4:14 pm | View Website
Stocks tumble, yields drop as Greece veers toward default ... Greece will not pay a 1.6 billon euro loan installment due the International Monetary Fund on Tuesday, a Greek government official told Reuters, and the ... 06/24/2015 - 7:53 pm | View Website
Biologists at the University of Arkansas are using a federal grant to track the migration of the familiar American woodcock, a bird whose population is slowly declining across eastern North America.
The U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service has awarded nearly $50,000 for the project to the U. S. Geological Survey Arkansas Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, which is housed in the University of Arkansas Department of Biological Sciences.
Turkey's state-run news agency says Kurdish rebels have opened fire at a tea house in southeast Turkey, killing a police officer and a civilian, an attack that comes amid renewed violence between the government and the autonomy-seeking insurgents.
Violence has flared in the past week, with Turkey launching raids against positions of the Kurdistan Workers' Party, or PKK, in northern Iraq and southeast Turkey, and the rebels escalating attacks against Turkey's security forces.
A team of students from West Virginia University has been selected to participate in a national solar home building contest.
WVU students will combine their efforts with students from a college in Rome, Italy, as part of the Solar Decathlon in October in Irvine, California.
Seventeen teams were selected to participate in the competition sponsored by the U.
U. S. News & World ReportTsipras Heads for Showdown With Rebels Amid Greek Bailout TalksBloombergGreek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will square off with rebels from within his own party on Thursday, in a showdown that could put Europe's most indebted state on course for snap elections. The premier is slated to address a central committee meeting