Brent crude oil hit a nine-month high near $115 a barrel on Friday as the United States threatened military action against Islamist militants who have taken towns and cities i ..
LONDON(Reuters) - Sterling surged on Friday after the Bank of England hinted at an interest rate rise this year, while escalating violence in Iraq drove oil to a nine-month hi ..
China's industrial output and retail sales increased at a faster pace in May, adding to evidence that Premier Li Keqiang's support measures are stabilizing the world's second- ..
Six months ago, China's housing market was so red-hot that Feng Xiaowei, a sales manager at a real estate agency in the eastern city of Hangzhou, rarely took a day off. T ..
U.S. District Judge Stanwood Duval of New Orleans tossed out his December conviction of Kurt Mix, a former BP Plc (BP.L) employee, and concluded that conduct by one of the 12 ..
Somewhere in China, a man typed his user name, "ghost," and password, "hijack," and proceeded to rifle the computers of a utility in the Northeastern U.S. ..
Shares changing hands in private venues such as dark pools accounted for 40.4 percent of total share volume on June 10, according to data compiled by Bloomberg. The high came ..
It's been blowing away stocks so far this year as interest rates dropped. Does that mean now is the time to put your money in real estate? ..
China's home buyers are being offered no-money-down purchases in an echo of the subprime lending that triggered a U.S. economic meltdown and the global financial crisis. ..
Chipmaker Intel Corp (INTC.O) on Thursday raised its outlook for the second quarter and the full year, citing stronger-than-expected demand for personal computers used by busi ..