Orders for capital equipment rose in April for a second straight month, a sign U.S. business investment could pick up in the second half of the year.
... * Dollar up 1 percent against basket of currencies. * Euro falls below $1.09, Greek concerns growing. * U.S. data including durable goods next test for dollar bulls (Updates prices, adds Swiss franc move).
The euro sank Tuesday to a one-month dollar low and European stock markets struggled on concerns over Greece's ability to meet looming debt repayment deadlines, dealers said.
Emerging-market currencies fell for a seventh day as speculation over the timing of higher U.S. interest rates sapped appetite for riskier assets.
BRUSSELS The European Commission said on Tuesday it would continue its investigation into Luxembourg's tax treatment of Amazon after reports the online retailer had changed its tax practices in Europe.