Google's Eric Schmidt at a press conference in NASA Ames Research Center on September 28, Google's Eric Schmidt. The company may have to compensate Nasa for cut-price fuel.
GENEVA (Reuters) - Airlines lobby group IATA has raised its forecast for airline profits this year by 10 percent and predicted passenger numbers topping 3 billion for the first time, reflecting lower jet fuel costs, improved efficiency and global economic growth.
President Barack Obama is near nominating Former Bank of Israel chief Stanley Fischer to become the vice chairman of the Federal Reserve, according to a person familiar with the matter.
(LOS ANGELES) - While foreclosures remain a concern in select states, the number of U.S. homes entering the path to foreclosure or winding up repossessed by lenders has fallen to levels not seen in more than six years.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - World stock markets mostly fell Wednesday as investors factored in the prospect of the Federal Reserve reducing its lavish monetary stimulus this month.