Shinzo Abe leaves a news conference at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo, on Dec. 9. Japan is about to enter a crucial test for Abenomics.
WASHINGTON - The federal government closed the books on the taxpayer bailout of General Motors Co., selling the remaining shares in the nation's largest automaker and taking an expected $10.5-billion loss.
... Print. * Most Asian markets edge down; Nikkei falls on profit-taking * European markets seen opening steady * Euro close to 6-week high vs dollar, 5-year high vs yen * Three Fed officials comment on stimulus reduction * China data reassures investors ...
WASHINGTON (AP) - A surging stock market and a steady recovery in home prices drove Americans' wealth to a record last summer.
U.K. industrial production rose for a second month in October, a sign that the economic recovery maintained momentum at the start of the fourth quarter.