Stories about Markets

Jul 10 2016

Oil prices drop due to concerns of economic growth slowdown

USA inventories probably slipped 2.5 million barrels last week, according to a Bloomberg survey before Energy Information Administration data due Thursday. "Asia refine...

Jul 10 2016

MLS announces starting XI for All-Star Game against Arsenal

Western Canadian soccer fans, however, might not be quite as excited about it. Nagbe has been central to the Timbers in 2016, providing a goal and three assists for the...

Jul 10 2016

Oil prices skid as traders worry there's a fuel glut

The Energy Information Administration reported Thursday that domestic crude stockpiles fell 2.2 million barrels. While crude futures have risen about 75 percent from ...

Jul 10 2016

Hillary Clinton pledges to expand health care funding by $40 billion

A big part of the plan is lowering the Medicare age - something she's previously hinted at being OK with. Clinton and Sanders are set to hold a joint event on Tuesd...

Jul 10 2016

Wendy's restaurants hit by hacker

Wendy's said it believes the cyberattacks resulted from service providers' remote access credentials being compromised, allowing access-and the ability to deploy malware...

Jul 10 2016

Serbia, Croatia earn Olympic basketball berths; 1 spot left

The Canadians will play France in Sunday's final with the victor earning an Olympic berth. It means the Serbs will play in the Olympics for the first time as an indepen...

Jul 10 2016

Jeremy Corbyn Labour party leadership dispute, 2016

Ms Eagle plans to announce her bid for the leadership on Monday, triggering a vote by the wider party membership. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is opposed to nuclear we...

Jul 10 2016

U.S. stocks rally on strong jobs data

This article previously miscalculated the average monthly job growth over the last three months. Banks are the only S&P 500 industrial sector in the market that's still...

Jul 10 2016

SEPTA Provides Update On Delayed Service & Regional Rail Defects

SEPTA said cracks were discovered Friday night in beams in the suspension system on its fleet of Hyundai Rotem-made Silverliner V rail coaches. The Southeastern Pennsy...

Jul 10 2016

Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated in Telangana

Festivities gripped Jama Masjid and Chandni Chowk areas where people were busy buying candies and savouries to welcome friends and relatives. Avas Shakya, 29, from Lali...

Jul 10 2016

Calgary & Alberta jobless rates rise in June

Nationally, a different story, as Stats Canada says the unemployment rate fell from 6.9% to 6.8%. Hamilton's unemployment rate jumped from 5.8 per cent in May to 6 per ...

Jul 10 2016

Canada Post bargaining truce could fall apart over 'poison pill'

Canada Post has accepted the Canadian Union of Postal Workers' request for a 30-day cooling off period on the condition that the union agrees to go to binding arbitratio...

Jul 10 2016

Murder suspected after body of UW-Madison student pulled from Rome river

Beau Solomon , 19, a finance student from Spring Green in Wisconsin, arrived in the Italian capital last Thursday for a five-week summer course at John Cabot Univers...

Jul 10 2016

Humana, Aetna shares fall on deal trouble talk

The DOJ has scheduled meetings with executives at Aetna and Humana over concerns that the companies impending merger could violate antitrust regulations and seriously...

Jul 10 2016

Crude Oil Was a Mixed Bag on July 8

Nikolas Xenofontos, director of risk management at easyMarkets, said: "What is interesting about the rise in gold is that it pushed out of a predictable price range so ...

Jul 10 2016

Ballwin Officer Involved in Shooting has Publicly been Identified

Citing his concern about the shooting and the Dallas tragedy, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon opted against leaving Friday for an eight-day overseas trade mission as planned an...

Jul 10 2016

Wendy's says hackers stole card data in attack disclosed in Jan

Wendy's will "offer one year of complimentary fraud consultation and identity restoration" to any customer whose credit or debit card may have been affected. Credit and ...

Jul 10 2016

Burgers, pizzas get an extra topping in Kerala: 14.5% tax

According to India's NewsX channel, the population of Kerala has welcomed the government's initiative, expressing hope that "this step... will definitely be significant i...

Jul 10 2016

Global economic outlook grim: China govt

China's commerce minister says the outlook for the global economy remains grim despite its gradual recovery from the impact of the GFC. Attendees listen to a speech by ...

Jul 10 2016

United States posts largest job gains in eight months

The prior month's unexpected employment rate was significantly alarming for voting members of the Federal Reserve's (Fed) policy-making committee to not change the intere...