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Most Asia markets up on techs, China developers
Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index (HSI) dropped 0.2% to 20,646.29 and South Korea's Kospi (SEU) slipped 0.1% to 1,961.98.
Urban Buzz: A New Bee That Sips Sweat
Unlike honeybees, which were originally imported from Europe, native bees don't make much honey. To their credit, though, sweat bees rarely sting; their occasional pinprick registers a one on the Schmidt Sting Pain Index, the lowest on the four-point ...
Stocks finish worst month of the year
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- U.S. stocks finished in the red Monday, ending a mostly sour month on a weak note. The Wall Street adage of "sell in May and go away" got an early start in 2012.
Viacom Advances in YouTube Suit
NEW YORK—A federal appeals court has revived a $1 billion lawsuit by Viacom Inc. against Google Inc.'s YouTube over alleged unauthorized posting of Viacom content.
Monday Morning Market, Company, and Economic News
The NIKKEI 225 (INDEXNIKKEI:NI225) lost 0.2 percent to 9542.17, while the Shanghai Composite Index (SHA:000001) fell 0.8 percent to 2388.59.
Friday Morning Global Market, Economic, and Company News
The HANG SENG INDEX (INDEXHANGSENG:HSI) ended 0.33 percent lower at 20,741.45, dragged by financial stocks, while the Shanghai Composite Index (SHA:000001) slipped 0.4 percent to 2,396.3.
Barnes & Noble Hit Hard
Barnes & Noble Inc. BKS 0.63 % bore the brunt of Wednesday's antitrust settlement between the U.S. government and three major book publishers, losing 6.4% of its market value on Thursday alone and tumbling 17% this month.
For Big Companies, Life Is Good
An analysis by The Wall Street Journal of corporate financial reports finds that cumulative sales, profits and employment last year among members of the Standard & Poor's 500-stock index exceeded the totals of 2007, before the recession and financial ...
Investors Balk at German Auction
Germany's auction of government bonds Wednesday was uncovered for the first time since November, as investors balked at accepting the lowest yields on record as the price for safety, while Spanish and Italian bonds recouped some of their recent losses.
Debt crisis: as it happened April 13, 2012  Telegraph.co.uk
Stocks close out a strong week
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- U.S. stocks moved higher Friday, capping a weekly gain, as upbeat corporate results outweighed a weaker-than-expected report on first-quarter economic growth.