TOKYO Japan has stepped up threats to intervene to weaken the yen after Britain's vote for "Brexit" drove the currency to multi-year highs, but the risks of a costly failure may dissuade policymakers from matching words with action.
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew would have preferred that the United Kingdom remain in the European Union, but its vote to leave is not posing a serious threat to the United States' economy, Lew said Monday morning.
LONDON Oil prices slid on Monday as market participants absorbed the shock of Britain's vote to leave the European Union though some analysts said Brexit would have a limited impact on global fuel demand.
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NEW YORK (AP) - PepsiCo is putting aspartame back in some of its diet beverages less than a year after pulling the artificial sweetener as part of a marketing move over safety concerns.