SAN FRANCISCO/BOSTON, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd'sIPO-BABA.N upcoming public offering will give Yahoo Inc billions of dollars for a potential shopping spree that investors hope will jumpstart its comeback.
WASHINGTON�U.S. home construction fell last month after surging to a postrecession high in July, a sign of choppy progress in the housing market.
WSJ's Jon Hilsenrath discusses the Federal Reserve's decision to hold steady on interest rates, as the central bank foresees a rate increase by early 2015.
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - The European Central Bank has launched its new stimulus program aimed at boosting lending to businesses and getting a slack economy moving.
(Kitco News) - Gold prices fell to their lowest level in more than eight months early Thursday as the U.S. dollar rose in the wake of a Federal Reserve meeting, although the metal has bounced from its lowest levels.