The U.S. dollar hit a two-month high against the yen and is holding firm against other Group of 10 currencies on Monday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen suggested late last week the central bank will raise interest rates in 2015.
... * Japan posts strong oil import figures. * Peak fuel demand season starts in United States. * Analysts expect well-supplied markets to cap price rises (Updates prices, changes dateline, pvs LONDON).
MEXICO CITY Uber said customers in Mexico City could use its service for free on Monday as local taxi drivers staged citywide protests against possible regulation of ride-hailing services such as the company's and Cabify.
Under pressure from the European Union, Amazon has agreed to begin paying taxes in four European countries where it has large operations.
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) - With the Memorial Day holiday here, fallout from the oil spill that left Gulf Coast beaches smeared with gooey tar balls and scared away visitors in 2010 is being credited, oddly, with something no one imagined back then: An ...