WASHINGTON - U.S. regulators are expected to adopt rules on Wednesday that force "prime" money market funds used by large institutions to float their share price.
(07-22) 21:11 PDT SAN FRANCISCO -- San Franciscans will decide whether to levy a 2-cents-per-ounce tax on soda and other sugary beverages and spend the proceeds on health programs for children, after the Board of Supervisors in a narrow 6-4 vote ...
U.S. airlines halted flights in and out of Israel on Tuesday following reports of a rocket attack, just days after a passenger jet was blasted out of the sky over Ukraine, setting travelers' nerves on edge during the busy summer travel season.
Australia's core consumer prices gained more than economists forecast last quarter, sending the Australian dollar to its highest in two weeks and creating a hurdle to further monetary policy easing.
Apple Inc reported third-quarter earnings that topped expectations, though revenue missed forecasts. Apple's stock initially fell in after-hours trading, though it subsequently turned higher, rising 0.3 percent to USD 95.