Big Banks Fined $3.4B In Forex Probe
November 12 2014 3:38 AM
The fines were imposed after a year-long investigation into allegations of rigging of forex markets between 2008 and 2013.
Ulster Bank Fined $4.4M For 2012 System Crash
November 12 2014 12:56 AM
The 2012 computer systems fiasco cost Ulster Bank 59 million euros ($74 million) in compensation.
Russia To Build Nuclear Reactors In Iran
November 12 2014 12:29 AM
The deal comes amid ongoing negotiations between Iran and six world powers to hammer out a nuclear agreement before a Nov. 24 deadline.
UK, US, Swiss Close In On Forex Settlement With Top Banks
November 11 2014 11:40 PM
It would be the first settlement over allegations of misconduct in the $5.3 trillion-a-day foreign exchange market.
Rosetta Mission Glitch Threatens Comet Landing
November 11 2014 8:47 PM
The decadelong Rosetta mission is due to make history in space Wednesday, if all goes to plan.
Polish Independence Day March Turns Violent, Again
November 11 2014 7:34 PM
More than 200 people were arrested after Tuesday's march in Warsaw and 32 people injured, 12 of them police officers.
After 4 Months, MH17 Families Ask, Where Are The Bodies?
November 11 2014 7:25 PM
Relatives of victims of the Ukraine crash are increasingly angry and desperate.
EU To Discuss Russia Sanctions, Ukraine Support Next Week
November 11 2014 6:18 AM
Fighting between pro-Russian separatists and government forces in eastern Ukraine flared up again in the past week.
New 'Cold War' Not Inevitable
November 11 2014 5:36 AM
David Cameron defended the British government’s support for U.S.-backed economic sanctions on Russia, calling it "morally right."
Standard Chartered To Axe 80-100 Branches
November 11 2014 5:26 AM
Standard Chartered had 1,248 branches at the end of June.
Russian Central Bank Buys Up Domestic Gold As Sanctions Bite
November 11 2014 2:04 AM
Most Russian gold is sold to domestic banks, which can then sell the metal on to either the central bank or to foreign banks.
Satellites-For-Internet Plan In ‘Early Stages,’ Elon Musk Says
November 11 2014 12:05 AM
SpaceX founder Elon Musk says he’ll announce more details on the micro-satellites in early 2015.
Instagram Users Can Now Edit Posts
November 10 2014 10:30 PM
But the Facebook-owned image-sharing app's update doesn't include new filters.
Facebook’s Messenger App Used By A Half-Billion People
November 10 2014 7:42 PM
Facebook Messenger could soon offer money transfer services to its 500 million users.
FIFA To Reveal Details Of World Cup Bidding Process
November 10 2014 6:18 PM
Independent ethics investigator Michael Garcia has provided a lengthy report on his findings for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
Watch HaloFest 2014 Tonight
November 10 2014 6:06 PM
Halo Fest 2014 will kick off tonight, showing players some exciting new gameplay from 'Halo 5: Guardians.'
Sign Up For 'Overwatch' Beta Here
November 10 2014 3:44 PM
More than 25,000 Blizzard fans turned up for BlizzCon in Anaheim this past weekend.
In Europe, Automakers Cheat Fuel Economy Tests
November 10 2014 3:29 PM
Overinflating tires and disconnecting alternators are two of the methods used to cheat Europe’s stringent fuel economy and emissions goals.
'GTA 5' Is Just One Week Away
November 10 2014 3:26 PM
Rockstar Games' "GTA 5" is only one week away, and the developer just launched the last official trailer.
Can Dropbox And Box Survive Free Storage Glut?
November 10 2014 3:11 PM
Web giants are pushing the cost of Web storage to zero, putting well-funded startups in a serious bind.