Japan's two-year yields dropped to a record low of minus 0.04 percent after the central bank maintained unprecedented stimulus to help the nation reach a 2 percent inflation target amid a decline in crude oil prices.
The Dow Jones industrial average had its biggest day in three years, soaring more than 400 points as the stock market extended a rally into a second day.
... * Govt says revision won't affect 2014 economic growth. * Change due mainly to greater contribution from services. * Historical GDP data series still being revised (Adds details, analyst quotes).
TRENTON - A dispute between billionaire investor Carl Icahn and union workers at the Trump Taj Mahal casino prompted state lawmakers to delay a final vote today on a package of five bills aiming to help financially strapped Atlantic City.
A coal ash pond at Duke Energy's Sutton plant in Wilmington, N.C., in June. Associated Press. By. Cassandra Sweet. Cassandra Sweet.