The House has passed a bill that could permanently lower North Dakota's oil and gas tax rate and eliminate any further tax cuts that are pegged to the price of oil.
April 21 (Reuters) - Hong Kong stocks posted their biggest daily gain in two weeks on Tuesday on signs that investors in mainland China are keen to plow more money into the city's markets, hunting for bargains.
Trading in the U.S. index futures suggests that Wall Street stocks may open higher on Tuesday, extending the rally into session. Earnings news from tech giant IBM was received well by the markets, with the stock trading up in after hours.
FRANKFURT, Germany - German investor optimism unexpectedly fell in April after five months of increases due to fears about the global economy.
TOKYO (TheBlaze/AP) - A Japanese maglev that is the fastest passenger train in the world broke its own speed record this week. Operator JR Central said the train reached 375 miles per hour (603 kilometers per hour) in a test run on Tuesday, surpassing its ...