Baku. Musa Ahmadov - APA-Economics. Germany's BASF and Russia's OAO Gazprom have called off an asset-swap deal amid mounting political tensions between Russia and the West,.
F ILE - In this Monday, Dec. 29, 2008 file image provided by Greenpeace, coal ash slurry left behind in a containment pond near the Tennessee Valley Authority's Kingston Fossil Plant is shown in Harriman, Tenn.
Uber Technologies Inc. is limiting service in Portland, Oregon, for three months as it works with local officials on regulations that will let the mobile car-booking application operate legally in the city.
Editor's note: A prior version of this story gave an incorrect level for the Dow industrials. Getty Images. The verdict is in and the market got the dovish statement it wanted from the Fed.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.