U.S. stocks fluctuated, after the Standard & Poor's 500 Index had its best month since February, as investors awaited data estimated to show manufacturing in the world's biggest economy continued to expand in August.
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., walks from the House floor after delivering his final speech as Majority Leader on Thursday, July 31, 2014.
A German regional court has issued a temporary injunction against Uber, the fast-growing, U.S.-based online chauffeur service which is no stranger to legal challenges from taxi-cab rivals and regulators around the globe.
Halliburton Co. (HAL) agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle a majority of lawsuits brought over the largest offshore oil spill in U.S.
LONDON (Reuters) - Risk appetite flickered back to life in financial markets on Tuesday with the dollar and European and Japanese shares rising while safe-haven bonds, the yen and gold all took a step back.