Yahoo's Chief Executive Marissa Mayer announced she is pregnant with identical twin girls, likely due in December. But she insisted that they won't slow her down much.
JAKARTA, Indonesia—IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said Tuesday that the organization expects global economic growth to weaken and that Asia, while expected to lead growth, risks slowing further due to the recent volatility in financial markets.
LONDON Oil prices fell more than 3 percent on Tuesday after official data showed China's giant manufacturing sector, the engine powering the world's biggest energy consumer, contracted at the fastest pace in three years.
... * FTSEurofirst 300 drops 2.4 pct. * Basic resources stocks are top sectoral losers. * DAX underperforms despite stronger German data.
Canada's Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc (VRX.TO) (VRX.N) is buying rights to AstraZeneca Plc's (AZN.L) late-stage experimental psoriasis drug brodalumab after it was dropped by Amgen Inc (AMGN.