US Stocks Plunge In Fresh Global Sell-Off

Investors flee to safe haven assets amid concerns about the health of the global economy.

Global Stocks Drop As Investors Seek Safety

Shares in Asia and Europe were down on Thursday — continuing evidence of investor concerns over global economic growth and the commodities rout.

When Faith And Work Don’t Mix

In recent weeks, Muslim workers in Wisconsin and Colorado have lost their jobs in disputes over prayer breaks, making advocates for Muslim rights nervous.

UK Surveillance Plans Need Major Work

A committee of politicians looking into a draft bill, which seeks to give intelligence agencies more powers, called for more clarity.

Commodities Crash Hurts Rio Tinto

In 2015, the U.K.-based mining company slid to a net loss of $866 million after earning $6.53 billion in profits a year earlier.

US Justice Department Files Suit Against Ferguson, Missouri

Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced Wednesday the legal action stemming from unconstitutional police conduct.

Facebook Gives Up On Free Basics In India

Earlier this week, the Indian telecom regulator ruled against the service, which aims to offer subscribers free access to certain services.
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How Sick Are Europe’s Banks?

Deutsche Bank shares have recovered some ground after hitting 30-year lows. But concern about the health of Europe’s banks is growing.

Brexit Vote Clouds UK’s Growth Outlook

In its quarterly economic forecast, the Confederation of British Industry cut its growth forecast for the country in 2016 and 2017.

As Growth Stalls, Twitter’s Woes Mount

CEO Jack Dorsey’s company revealed that user growth has stalled at 320 million for the past quarter, but it has a plan for turning that around.

Clinton To Seek Cash From Regulated Industries

The Democrat's campaign is set to hold fundraisers with corporate officials whose industries will be affected by the next president's policies.

The Rise And Fall Of ‘Boomtown, USA’

A recent oil rush — and the accompanying avalanche of money — has reshaped Williston, North Dakota. But what becomes of a boomtown as crude prices collapse?

Campaigning For The Soul Of The Democratic Party

What was supposed to be a coronation turned into a battle between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders for control of an increasingly liberal party.