World stock markets powered higher Thursday, sweeping aside worries about a flagging global economy after the U.S. Federal Reserve said it would remain �patient� in its approach to raising interest rates.
President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia said on Thursday that the crisis in the nation's currency, the ruble, and the country's broader economic woes had been provoked by outside forces, but that his government was taking adequate steps to confront them.
MUNICH Dec 18 (Reuters) - Signs of a change in trend in the German economy are increasing, Ifo economist Klaus Wohlrabe told Reuters on Thursday, adding neither Russia's falling rouble nor an injection of cash by the European Central Bank will have a ...
ALBANY, NY/NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York state will ban hydraulic fracturing after a long-awaited report concluded that the oil and gas extraction method poses health risks, Governor Andrew Cuomo's administration said on Wednesday.
The shares of FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) fell nearly five percent after the company announced lower-than-expected second quarter 2015 financial results.