Stories about Markets

Jun 01 2018

Stocks take battering as Italian crisis roils financial markets

It's not clear if that would happen, but if it did, it would have major implications for the European financial system and its economy. Investors dumped Italian governm...

Jun 01 2018

Sears closing dozens of locations nationwide, including Phoenix store

The exact closing date and start of liquidation sales was not announced , but the company indicated they could begin by June 14. "Eligible associates impacted by these...

May 31 2018

Singapore Airlines to launch world's longest commercial flight in October

Singapore Airlines confirmed it's going to relaunch nonstop flights between NY and Singapore on October 11. In a bold move, the plane flying the Singapore to NY rout...

May 31 2018

Paisa Relief on Petrol Price: Twitter 'Petrolls' Modi

ONE paisa!?? If this is your idea of a prank, it's childish and in poor taste", Gandhi tweeted. "P.S. In all, petrol price was increased by Rs 3.8 per litre and diesel...

May 31 2018

Global stocks rebound as Italian risk ebbs

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 199.21 points, or 0.82 percent, to 24,560.66, the S&P 500 gained 25.37 points, or 0.94 percent, to 2,715.23 and the Nasdaq Composite...

May 30 2018

Tesla driver using Autopilot mode hits police vehicle

A Greek police official said on Tuesday that no other vehicle was involved in the Friday-night accident in northern Greece and no one was injured. According to Cota, ...

May 29 2018

Reboot routers to stop malware attack

According to Cisco Talos , VPNFilter may have targeted at least 500,000 devices in at least 54 countries, with known affected devices by Linksys, MikroTik, Netgear, a...

May 29 2018

Trump says Korea talks "going along very well'"

The White House says President Donald Trump "continues to actively prepare" for the president's "expected summit" with North Korea leader Kim Jong Un (kim jawng oon) in S...

May 29 2018

President puts Italy on path to fresh polls

Cottarelli will nearly certainly fail to get enough support to govern, so fresh elections are likely. Italy's PM-designate Giuseppe Conte said he's given up on at...

May 29 2018

Starbucks stores to shut down Tuesday for bias training

Last month, a white store manager at a Philadelphia-based Starbucks location called the police on two black men who were sitting in the store and had not yet purchased...

May 29 2018

Steady rise in supermarket fuel prices

This city would be third to clock over Rs 72 per litre rate after Mumbai and Chennai respectively. Petrol and diesel prices today were hiked for the sixteenth straight ...

May 29 2018

Starbucks to close early for company-wide diversity training

In an effort to stem the outcry over the arrest of two black men at one of its stores, Starbucks will close 8,000 US stores Tuesday afternoon for anti-bias training for i...

May 28 2018

Gas prices are up 31% from last Memorial Day, here’s why

Fuel prices were not expected to rise this high this year. Gas prices typically increase in the spring as oil refineries undergo maintenance and prepare to produce lowe...

May 28 2018

Yellow lab gives birth to eight puppies

Diane Van Atter said her 2-year-old golden retriever, Ellie, went into labor unexpectedly as they were waiting to board a flight home to Philadelphia. "Another one just c...

May 28 2018

Trump predicts auto workers will be 'very happy' on NAFTA

Japanese and European automakers did not issue individual comments but some referred to Global Automakers, based in Washington , an industry group of worldwide automaker...

May 27 2018

Canada PM pins new US tariff talk on NAFTA

The Trump administration is focused on the impact of any deal on the auto industry, seeking to control what manufacturing happens in the country. Katainen said Thursday...

May 27 2018

Turkish currency hits new low as fears grow over economic outlook

Inertia on the part of the Turkish authorities who are resistant to raising interest rates, to defend the Lira, means the Dollar will probably continue to appreciate in t...

May 26 2018

Expect traffic, higher gas prices this Memorial Day weekend

The average for this weekend, where 41.5 million Americans are reportedly hitting the road for a vacation, will be at $2.97 per gallon. The national average for a gallo...

May 26 2018

Trump tells Naval Academy grads USA is 'respected again'

We are respected again. "Yes, they're respecting us again - Yes, America is back". We are going to stand up for America. As he hailed the late Bruce Van Voorhis of the cl...

May 26 2018

European privacy law to shake up entire tech industry and impact teens

And on May 23, it announced that it would start showing similar pop-ups to users outside the EU. GDPR does not just affect European Union companies, it affects ...