NEW YORK (Reuters) - Growing tension between the West and Russia ahead of Ukraine's weekend referendum in Crimea pushed down stocks on major world markets on Friday and drove up buying of safe-haven gold and the yen.
Sandwich chain Quiznos filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Friday, after reaching a deal to cut its debt by more than $400 million, or about two-thirds.
By Nate Raymond and Aruna Viswanatha. NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, March 14 (Reuters) - The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp sued 16 of the world's largest banks on Friday, accusing them of cheating dozens of other now defunct banks by manipulating ...
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, right, and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov... Read More. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, right, and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov shake hands before a meeting at the residence of the U.S.
Consumer confidence in the U.S. unexpectedly dropped in March to a four-month low, indicating household spending may be slow to pick up from a weather-related setback earlier this year.