Euro Hits 11-Year Low Before ECB, Stocks Edge Higher
March 05 2015 5:35 AM EST
The common currency fell to as low as $1.1026, its lowest level since September 2003.
ECB Set To Raise Growth Forecasts, Flesh Out Bond-Buying Plan
March 05 2015 4:00 AM EST
The ECB has said its money printing would last "at least" until September 2016 and a "sustained adjustment" in inflation emerges.
Snowden Says US Not Offering Fair Trial If He Returns
March 04 2015 7:59 PM EST
Edward Snowden, the fugitive former U.S. spy agency contractor who leaked details of mass surveillance programs, said he is not being offered a fair trial if he returns to the U.S.
Second Los Angeles Hospital Identifies 'Superbug' Infections
March 04 2015 7:26 PM EST
Four patients at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in L.A. were infected with a drug-resistant "superbug" bacteria during endoscopic procedures, the hospital said Wednesday.
'Sabotage' In El Salvador Vote Delays Results 14 Days: Official
March 04 2015 4:36 PM EST
Results for El Salvador's bungled legislative and mayoral vote will not be available for another 14 days, the president of the country's electoral authority said on Wednesday, blaming the delay on "sabotage."
Dozens Of Miners Missing, Feared Dead In East Ukraine
March 04 2015 7:31 AM EST
A miner, Sergei Baldayev, said five bodies had been retrieved from the area of the blast, in a shaft deep underground.
Winter Storm To Bring Snow, Ice To East
March 04 2015 7:23 AM EST
Kentucky and West Virginia were forecasted to be the hardest hit, according to the National Weather Service.
UKIP Pledges To Return Immigration Levels To 'Normality'
March 04 2015 5:57 AM EST
UKIP hopes to tap into public frustration about rising immigration, and to focus more on attracting skilled immigrants.
StanChart Targets Cost Cuts Worth $1.8B After Profits Plunge
March 04 2015 4:16 AM EST
CEO Peter Sands will leave in June after eight years in charge, to be replaced by former JPMorgan investment bank boss Bill Winters.
More Than 30 Killed In Mine Blast In Rebel East Ukraine: Local Authority
March 04 2015 3:28 AM EST
Approximately 70 people were working underground at the time of the explosion, according to a local emergencies ministry official.
India's Central Bank Surprises Markets With Interest Rate Cut
March 03 2015 10:56 PM EST
The rate cut marks a vote of faith in the government, which on Saturday pledged to be fiscally responsible.
Apple Exploring Settlement With Electric Car Battery Maker
March 03 2015 9:43 PM EST
Apple is discussing a settlement in a lawsuit brought by electric car battery maker A123 Systems, which accused the iPhone maker of poaching top engineers to build a large-scale battery division.
Western Leaders Hint At More Russian Sanctions Over Ukraine
March 03 2015 7:23 PM EST
White House spokesman Josh Earnest said Obama condemned Russia for not following through on its agreements in a video conference call with European leaders.
Killers Sought In Deaths Of 300,000 Chickens In SC
March 03 2015 6:08 PM EST
Revenge may be the motive for the killings in South Carolina of more than 300,000 commercial chickens worth about $1.7 million over the past two weeks, authorities said on Monday.
Target To Cut Thousands Of Jobs, Eyes $2B In Cost Cuts
March 03 2015 5:59 PM EST
Target Corp. on Tuesday said it planned to cut several thousand jobs, mainly from headquarters locations, as part of a restructuring that will cut $2 billion in costs over two years.
Rival Libyan Forces Carry Out Airstrikes, Militants Storm Oilfield
March 03 2015 3:18 PM EST
Oil installations and key infrastructure are prime targets in the conflict, pitting Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni's internationally recognized government against Libya Dawn.
Jury Selected To Hear Boston Marathon Bombing Trial
March 03 2015 2:57 PM EST
The all-white panel included 10 women and eight men, 12 of whom will vote on Tsarnaev's fate.
Citi To Sell OneMain Financial To Springleaf For $4.25B
March 03 2015 7:30 AM EST
Citigroup will use a part of the proceeds from the sale to retire certain funding that currently supports Citi Holdings.
Strong German Retail Sales Keep European Shares Near 7-Year Highs
March 03 2015 7:12 AM EST
German retail sales rose more than economists had forecast, helping lift the DAX stock index.
Facebook's Zuckerberg Seeks Peace With Telcos On Web-For-All Push
March 03 2015 6:44 AM EST
Mark Zuckerberg was on hostile turf as spoke to executives at the world's biggest annual gathering of the mobile industry, renewing attempts to win their backing to help reach billions of users with no Internet access.