Is Quizno's toast? The now-troubled sandwich chain - known for its oven-toasted subs - filed for pre-packaged bankruptcy protection Friday, citing tough competition in the fast food arena.
WASHINGTON, March 14, (Agencies): US consumer sentiment weakened in early March as an unusually harsh winter appeared to dim views on the economy's prospects.
BEIJING, March 16 (Xinhua) -- China loosened its grip on the yuan-dollar exchange rate on Saturday, widening the daily trading band to two percent from one, effective starting next Monday.
HONG KONG�The chief executive of Hong Kong's stock exchange urged regulators to embrace reforms that would attract new listings from technology companies and others after Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.
Senate Banking Committee leaders announced long-awaited plans to dismantle mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, advancing what observers expect will be a multi-year effort to revamp the nation's housing finance system.