- New Sanctions Will Stem Flow Of Big Foreign Oil Projects In Russia
September 14 2014 9:27 AM
“There is no contract sanctity,” a U.S. official said. Accordingly, companies will have 14 days to wind down activities.
- Federal Reserve May Tip Its Hand On Interest-Rate Hikes This Week
September 14 2014 7:45 AM
The U.S. Federal Reserve could signal the timing of its first interest-rate increase in more than eight years Wednesday.
- Hong Kong Democracy Activists Stage 'Black Cloth' Protest
September 14 2014 6:45 AM
Activists marched through Hong Kong Sunday saying they felt betrayed and angry at Beijing's refusal to allow fully-democratic elections.
- Ukraine Soldiers Filmed Wearing SS Insignia Deny Nazi Links
September 14 2014 3:33 AM
Ukrainian Azov battalion fighters depicted on ZDF TV wearing uniforms with swastikas and Nazi runic symbols.
- Pakistani Opposition Urges Supporters To Resist Moves To Curb Protests
September 14 2014 3:04 AM
Demonstrators led by Imran Khan and Tahir ul-Qadri have been locked in a bitter stand-off with the government for weeks.
- EU Seeks Billions To Revive Sluggish Economies
September 14 2014 2:41 AM
The bloc is looking for public-private investments that will create jobs and spur growth, without pushing countries deeper into debt.
- Show Us The Money: EU Seeks Billions To Revive Moribund Economy
September 13 2014 11:01 AM
European Union finance ministers were considering at least four options at a meeting in Milan Saturday.
- China's Factory Growth Falls Near 6-Year Low In August
September 13 2014 9:47 AM
Calls are getting louder for new economic stimulus, by China's central bank or by its government.
- Russian Bodies Returning From Ukraine, Despite Official Denials Of War
September 13 2014 3:39 AM
Despite denials that Russian troops are in Ukraine, families with children in the Russian military are coping with 'mysterious' deaths.
- JPMorgan Hackers Accessed Servers, But Stole No Money: Report
September 13 2014 1:12 AM
Hackers accessed dozens of servers in a cyberattack launched in June, though no money was taken, the New York Times reported.
- HP Exploring Sale Of Photo Sharing Service Snapfish: Source
September 12 2014 9:19 PM
HP is exploring the sale of its photo sharing service Snapfish, and held discussions with private equity and industry buyers, someone close to the matter said, Reuters noted in an exclusive report.
- Islamic State's Twitter Silence Raises Questions
September 12 2014 8:50 PM
Islamic State's Twitter users, which have trumpeted the group's violent acts and world view on the social media service, have gone quiet in past days.
- Northern Ireland Firebrand Turned Peacemaker Ian Paisley Dies
September 12 2014 8:40 PM
As the leading light of hardline Unionism, which wants to maintain links to the United Kingdom, Paisley opposed any concession to the mainly Catholic nationalist community's desire for closer ties with the Irish Republic to the south.
- Three Get Death For China Train Station Attack
September 12 2014 7:34 AM
An attack in March at the Kunming station in the southwestern province of Yunnan, killed 31 people and left 141 injured.
- Wall Street Watchdog To Pick Insider As Arbitration Head
September 12 2014 6:29 AM
Linda Fienberg, who has been FINRA's arbitration head for 18 years, will retire at the end of November.
- Scottish Independence Support Slips With Days To Go: Poll
September 12 2014 6:02 AM
Pollsters YouGov and TNS have shown a surge in support for independence since late August.
- EU Imposes New Economic Sanctions On Russia
September 12 2014 5:04 AM
The European Union has held out an olive branch, however, by saying it could lift some or even all of the sanctions within weeks.
- Australia Raises Threat Level To 'High' For First Time
September 12 2014 1:00 AM
Australia has repeatedly raised the alarm about the number of its citizens believed to be fighting with Islamic groups in the Middle East.
- Dollar's Rise Pressures Commodities Amid Fed Anxiety
September 11 2014 10:26 PM
The U.S. dollar was riding high in Asia on Friday as incessant speculation about the outlook for U.S. interest rates undermined commodity prices and unwound leveraged trades in higher-yielding currencies.
- Fed's Rate Guidance On Chopping Block
September 11 2014 7:15 AM
Investors will parse the central bank's words closely for any clues on the timing of the first U.S. rate hike in more than eight years.