CHICAGO - The State Department has issued a chilling worldwide travel alert, warning travelers that the threat of terrorism loomed large.
TOKYO Asian stocks were mixed in early trading on Wednesday as investors assessed the geopolitical risk surrounding Turkey's downing of a Russian fighter jet, while crude oil prices eased from two-week highs.
For years, state pension funds have invested money earned by teachers, firefighters and other government employees with private equity firms without having a full picture of how much they were earning and what they were paying in expenses.
The American economy turned in a better performance last quarter than first thought, expanding at a 2.1 percent rate, the government said on Tuesday.
Hilton said the unauthorised malware targeted payment card information at Hilton Worldwide hotels. Photo / Getty Images. Global hotel chain Hilton has revealed that it has been hacked and guests' credit card information has been stolen.