Last update: 12:45 p.m. ET . Next update: By 2 p.m. ET. Air travelers faced chaos Monday in the Northeast, thanks to a major winter storm that grounded thousands of airline flights even before the first snowflakes had fallen in the region.
Mattel MAT -4.23% CEO Bryan Stockton has resigned from the helm of the toy giant just weeks after announcing a corporate reshuffle aiming to restore the fortunes of the struggling Barbie manufacturer.
... * Modi and Obama strike warm tone during India visit. * Trade ties still fragile. * Deals signed, including in nuclear power sector.
Bitcoin prices rose sharply on Monday with news that the US is set to have its first regulated exchange, called Lunar. Bitcoin is renowned for its volatility and has been heavily criticized for facilitating illegal activity, given that it can be used anonymously.
Crude oil rebounded after OPEC Secretary-General Abdalla El-Badri said insufficient investment could push prices to $200 a barrel.