NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- News Corp. (NWS) , which spun out its 21st Century Fox (FOX) unit to focus on print media, is now spending $950 million of its cash for Move (MOVE) , an online real estate platform whose sites include Realtor.
WASHINGTON -- U.S. consumer confidence dropped in September after hitting the highest level in nearly seven years in August. The Conference Board reported Tuesday that its confidence index fell to 86, the lowest point since a May reading of 82.2.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar surged to a four-year high against a basket of currencies and a two-year high against the euro on Tuesday after euro zone inflation fell in September, putting the greenback on track for its biggest quarterly gain in six years.
BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union has accused Ireland of swerving international tax rules by letting Apple shelter profits worth tens of billions of dollars from revenue collectors in return for maintaining jobs.
... * UK economy grows 0.9 percent in Q2 - ONS. * Figures based on new method of calculating data. * Recovery since crisis stronger than thought.