NEW YORK (Reuters) - A measure of global equity markets rose on Monday after strong U.S. corporate results lifted Wall Street, despite a quarterly earnings miss from IBM, building on positive sentiment that grew out of a surge in Japanese shares.
A federal jury in Texas awarded $175 million in a trial brought by a whistleblower who questioned the safety of thousands of highway guardrail end caps on the nation's roads.
CALGARY Alberta (Reuters) - Brent crude fell on Monday, dropping below $86 a barrel as worries about booming supply and sluggish demand pushed the global oil benchmark back toward last week's four-year low.
NEW YORK - IBM Corp. plunged to a three-year low Monday after abandoning an earnings forecast for 2015, as the company struggles to transform fast enough to handle the shift to cloud computing.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Texas tycoon Sam Wyly has filed for bankruptcy, saying he does not have the assets to pay the nearly $300 million that U.S.