BRUSSELS A December fall in euro zone industrial output held back economic growth in the bloc to the same pace in the last quarter of 2015 as in the third, data showed, adding to arguments for further monetary easing.
China is making its biggest bet ever on Latin America, just as the United States is turning its back. China poured billions of dollars into Latin America in 2015.
When IRobot unveiled its Roomba vacuum cleaner robot in 2002, people went crazy for the dinner plate on wheels that zoomed across carpets sucking up dust and dirt.
Deutsche Bank AG's riskiest debt was downgraded by Standard & Poor's due to concerns that potential losses at Germany's biggest lender could restrict its ability to pay on the obligations.
A man looks at an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 in Tokyo, Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. Asian shares fell Friday, with Japan's Nikkei 225 index tumbling more than 5 percent following a sell-off in European and U.S.