Albany. New York became the first state in the nation to ban hydraulic fracturing Wednesday, after its top health official said he wouldn't let his family live where the technique was permitted.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian share markets rallied on Thursday after U.S. stocks enjoyed their strongest session this year when the Federal Reserve sounded upbeat on the economy and promised to be patient in removing policy stimulus.
Philippines wholesale price inflation slowed for the sixth consecutive month in October, preliminary figures from the National Statistics Office showed Thursday.
Taoiseach Enda Kenny has pledged to ask ECB president Mario Draghi to give evidence to the banking inquiry, but insists he cannot force him to attend.
FDX announced its 2Q15 financial results with EPS $2.14, up 36% from the same quarter a year earlier although still falling short of the $2.19 forecast by 2.3%.