Asian stock markets are mostly trading notably lower on Friday, tracking cues from Wall Street where the major averages plunged overnight amid geopolitical concerns and on some weak economic data.
Mike Everding, left, helps James Randle sign up for a Covered California plan at an enrollment event in March in Inglewood. Mike Everding, left, helps James Randle sign up for a Covered California plan at an enrollment event in March in Inglewood.
Argentina, prevented from servicing its debt until holdouts from a previous restructuring are paid $1.5 billion, defaulted again this week on foreign-currency bonds.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - Alpha says it plans 1,100 layoffs at coal mines in W.Va., cites weak markets, regulation. Printable Version.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Activity in China's vast factory sector expanded at the fastest pace in 27 months in July, while industry surveys across Asia showed a pick up in export orders that hinted at a long-awaited revival in global trade.