Employers posted more job openings in January despite cold and stormy weather, though hiring slowed slightly. The number of job openings rose 1.5% to 3.9 million and was close to November's five-year high, the Labor Department said Tuesday.
... �. * Tanker's escape from navy would be huge blow to govt. * Cargo is first oil sale from rebels demanding autonomy.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Major world equity markets were mostly steady on Tuesday, the euro edged down and gold rose as traders kept a wary eye on tensions between Ukraine and Russia and the pace of growth in China.
How far behind the inflation curve will the Bank of England be when it starts to hike rates? The consistent message from the Bank itself is that it won't start until a substantial part of the economy's remaining spare capacity is used up.
A Malaysia Airlines plane has been missing since Saturday morning. A search is now on to try and find it. It took off from Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia, but contact with the plane was lost during the flight.