The foundations on which Vladimir Putin built his 15 years in charge of Russia are giving way. The meltdown of the ruble, which weakened to a record low this week, is endangering the mantra of stability around which Putin has based his rule.
... * Business morale rises for 2nd consecutive month in Dec. * Ifo says firms are more upbeat about future prospects. * Engineers expect faster output growth of 2 pct next year (Adds economist quotes, detail, context).
PHOTO: New York Acting Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker and Environmental Conservation Commissioner Joe Martens presented Gov.
Plunging gasoline costs caused U.S. consumer prices to drop in November, muting inflation across the entire economy. The Labor Department said Wednesday the inflation reading fell a seasonally adjusted 0.3 percent last month, after prices were flat in ...
The shares of FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) fell nearly five percent after the company announced lower-than-expected second quarter 2015 financial results.