A man poses with dollars, after buying them at a money exchange in Caracas, Febreuary 24, 2015. Credit: Reuters/Carlos Garcia Rawlins.
Barnes & Noble announced Thursday that it will spin off its college bookstore division into its own publicly traded company, The New York Times reported.
Crude-oil futures rose in Asian trade Friday ahead U.S. rig-count data due later in the trading day, and Chinese official manufacturing numbers expected over the weekend.
China's yuan fell to its weakest level against the dollar in more than two years on Friday, extending a decline driven by the prospect of a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.
BERLIN (AP) - Germany's Parliament will vote on a four-month bailout extension for Greece with a large majority of lawmakers in Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc signaling their backing.