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
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Fed outlook and Greece worries hit world stocks, dollar up Greece ... drop in two weeks. MSCI's main measure of Asia-Pacific shares, excluding Japan, fell 1.2 percent. Wall Street fell on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 index losing 1.4 percent following the Fed statement and as lower oil prices pressured energy stocks. 01/28/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
US and Chinese stocks come out on top in 2014 China’s CSI300 index ends 2014 with 50% gains after two blockbuster months while US dollar proves to be year’s star major currency Chinese and US stocks head ... note as another sharp drop in oil prices and worries about Greece’s future served ... 12/31/2014 - 6:47 am | View Link
World stocks drop as worries over Greece intensify Vinod Dasari, managing director, Ashok Leyland, told NDTV Profit that the company is planning to make about 36,000 vehicles in FY13-14. “We are happy about the exports market that we have developed. Southern markets are seeing revival,” he added. 05/14/2012 - 9:15 am | View Link
World stocks drop as worries over Greece intensify MILAN (AP) -- World stock markets dropped sharply Monday as worries intensified over the condition of the eurozone and whether Greece is edging towards exiting the single currency union. In Athens, Greek party leaders struggled for a ninth day to form a ... 05/14/2012 - 5:20 am | View Link
World stocks plunge on Greece concerns World stock markets have dropped sharply, as worries intensified over the condition of the eurozone and whether Greece is edging toward exiting ... would not meet the terms of its bailout and drop out of the currency club. "Markets continue to feel ... 05/14/2012 - 5:14 am | View Link
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PRETORIA (Reuters) - South Africa's High Court on Friday ruled that a 2009 decision to drop 783 corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma should be reviewed, another setback for the scandal-ridden leader, who faces calls for his resignation.
BANGKOK (Reuters) - A military court in Thailand on Friday jailed eight activists who posted comments critical of the ruling junta and a military-backed draft constitution, the latest opponents of the government penalized for airing dissent.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia is working closely with the Afghan government to secure the safe return of an Australian aid worker believed to have been kidnapped, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said on Friday.
BEIJING (Reuters) - Western governments and rights groups lambasted a new Chinese law governing non-governmental organizations (NGOs) on Friday, saying it treats the groups as a criminal threat and would effectively force many out of the country.
ISIS executioner Jihadi John evaded British authorities with great ease, leaving the U. K. in the back of a truck before boarding a flight in Belgium -- despite being on a terror watch list -- according to a chilling account by a jihadist who traveled with him through six countries before reaching Syria.