China's industrial profits fell the most in two years last month, the latest data to show a deepening slowdown in the world's second-biggest economy as pressure grows on the nation's central bank to ease monetary conditions.
As a blizzard brought snow to Moscow on Thursday, the usual Central Asian migrant street-cleaners were missing - the latest sign of the Russian economy's woes.
Area retailers saw high traffic the last few weeks before Christmas, but shoppers will be out in droves the weeks afterward to use their gift cards and take advantage of sales.
Amazon reported that 10 million new subscribers signed up for their premium Prime subscription service during the holidays. Some of these new members likely signed up to take advantage of the cheaper and faster shipping, while others likely signed up as ...
Did you get a gift card for Christmas? If so, here are six things to do: �Check now to be sure it didn't get thrown out with the gift wrap or empty boxes.