NEW YORK (AP) - Happy 5th birthday, bull market. The current bull run is not the longest, or strongest in history, but it has survived a near default by the U.S.
The sun sets behind cranes at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai. Shipments abroad dropped 18.1 percent from a year earlier, the customs administration said in Beijing yesterday.
TOKYO - Japan has racked up a record current account deficit in January, and is lowering its economic growth estimate for the October-December quarter.
The Waste Isolation Pilot Plant, the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository near Carlsbad, N.M., remains idle on Thursday, March 6, 2014.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Central bank efforts to become more predictable on future interest rate moves have smoothed out short-term upsets in financial markets but could also lead to excessive risk-taking, research from the Bank for International ...