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Al-Qaeda Group Responsible For Libyan Embassy Attack: Report
September 13 2012 8:19 AM EDT
rs of the banned Omar Abdul Rahman Brigades were behind the assault on the Benghazi embassy on Tuesday, using the pretext of an inflammatory online video depicting the Islamic prophet Mohamed to launch the attack which killed Christopher Stevens, according to sources.
Asian Stocks Mixed Before Fed Decision
September 13 2012 4:31 AM EDT
Asian stock markets were mixed Thursday as investors opted for caution ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve's policy announcement later in the day.
US Stock Futures Signal Lower Open Ahead Of Fed Decision
September 13 2012 4:18 AM EDT
The U.S. stock index futures point to a lower open Thursday as investors maintained a cautious mode ahead of the Federal Reserve meeting in which there is the likelihood of another round of quantitative easing measures to be announced to invigorate the economy.
European Markets Fall Ahead Of US Fed Meeting
September 13 2012 3:36 AM EDT
Most of the European markets fell Thursday as investors remained watchful waiting for the U.S. Federal Reserve to announce stimulus measures to revive the economic growth.
Get the Body and Winning Form of Athletes with the Adidas Techniques
September 13 2012 3:04 AM EDT
The Adidas sports apparel line has been valued for both function and performance. Adidas has been an athlete's best friend and key to his or her winning and pride all these years.
Big Ben Now Tolls From ‘Elizabeth Tower’
September 13 2012 2:45 AM EDT
The iconic clock tower that houses the great bell, the Big Ben, was officially renamed Elizabeth Tower Wednesday to honor the 60 years that Queen Elizabeth has been on the throne.
George Clooney Denies Stacy Keibler Breakup Claims
September 12 2012 4:32 PM EDT
George Clooney denied breaking up with Stacy Kleiber Wednesday, releasing a statement through his publicist that they are still together after rumors began swirling about the couple.
Camille Grammar, Ex-wife Of Kelsey, Calls Sexless Marriage Claims 'Simply Not True'
September 12 2012 11:24 AM EDT
Camille Grammer, a former cast member on “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,” was recently slammed by her ex-husband, Kelsey, when he made a joke on the late-night talk show “Conan,” that he didn’t have sex “for a decade” during his marriage to Camille.
Morning Silver Market Report 9/12
September 12 2012 11:09 AM EDT
The German High Court's refusal to block ratification of the ESM overnight helped push December silver to a new high for the week and to its highest level since March 12th. With that ruling out of the way, the market will focus on today and tomorrow's FOMC meeting.
Morning Gold Market Report 9/12
September 12 2012 11:08 AM EDT
The gold market got a boost overnight after the German High Court refused to block ratification of the European Stability Mechanism. This lent support to the Euro and sent the Dollar Index to its lowest level since May 4th, which was enough to push December gold to its highest level since February 29th. With that out of the way, the market can now focus on the FOMC meeting today and tomorrow.
Apple iPhone 5 Release Event Live: Where To Get Live Coverage Of The Next iPhone Announcement
September 12 2012 6:41 AM EDT
Just a few more hours and Apple will finally take the wraps off its sixth generation iPhone, aka "iPhone 5," at a press event in San Francisco Wednesday, Sept. 12. Here are some links to the websites where you can get the complete coverage of the Apple media event.
US Stock Futures Signal Firm Open Amid Fed Easing Hopes
September 12 2012 3:54 AM EDT
The U.S. stock index futures point to a higher open Wednesday as investor confidence was underpinned by expectation that the Federal Reserve will announce stimulus measures this week to invigorate the economy and boost growth.
Gold and Copper Price Update
September 12 2012 3:52 AM EDT
Gold holding in ETP set another record - Copper rises on opinion that Germany will pass bill to aid countries in EZ - US crude crosses 200 day moving average
European Markets Rise Ahead Of Germany’s Court Ruling
September 12 2012 3:39 AM EDT
Most European markets rose Wednesday with investors awaiting Germany's Constitutional Court to approve the euro zone's new bailout fund to help reduce the debt stress faced by the countries in the region.
Trade Magazines Struggle To Stay Relevant: Why Digital May Not Be The Only Answer
September 11 2012 4:23 PM EDT
Once indefensible, industry trades have seen their influence diminish in recent years. Trade magazines such as Variety, the Hollywood Reporter, Backstage and Advertising Age have all tried different ways to cope with a migration of readers from print to the Web.
Flat Burberry Sales Pull High-End Brands Down
September 11 2012 2:43 PM EDT
After London-based Burberry Group PLC (LON: BRBY) reported flat comparable-store sales for its second quarter, market watchers are trying to digest cross signals in the luxury goods market.
South Africa Mining Strikes Spread
September 11 2012 11:39 AM EDT
The world's second-largest platinum producer said striking South African miners are demanding another 8 to 10 percent pay hike like the one they received in April that ended a six-week strike.
Morning Silver Market Report 9/11
September 11 2012 10:18 AM EDT
The silver market is finding support off of expectations that the Fed will announce a quantitative program at the FOMC meeting this Wednesday and Thursday. And like gold, there may be a tendency for the market to consolidate ahead of that meeting. The German High Court announcement tomorrow on the legality of the European bailout could shake thinks up a bit if it rules against the plan, but with the FOMC meeting looming, the reaction could be postponed. The weaker dollar this morning is supporti...
Royal Philips Electronics To Cut 2,200 More Jobs By 2014
September 11 2012 9:26 AM EDT
Royal Philips Electronics NV, the largest maker of lights, said Tuesday it plans to cut another 2,200 jobs by 2014 to save €300 million ($383 million) a year as economic conditions deteriorate.
Fed Stimulus Hopes Buoy US Stock Futures
September 11 2012 4:03 AM EDT
The U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open Tuesday as investor sentiment turned positive amid hopes that the Federal Reserve would announce monetary easing measures this week to revive the economic growth momentum.