LONDON (Reuters) - A worldwide sell-off in government bonds deepened on Wednesday, with the rise in long-term borrowing costs to their highest level this year spreading unease across all assets and putting stock markets under pressure too.
Duke Energy Corp (NYSE:DUK) has requested a judge in Delaware, to put a six-month halt to a shareholder lawsuit faced by the energy company, as it is on the verge of finalizing a multi-million dollar settlement of a criminal case.
FOSTER CITY, Calif. (AP) - Never lacking daring ideas, billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk is determined to jolt the electricity market.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, and Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel, right, talk as they arrive for the weekly cabinet meeting at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, May 6, 2015.
LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices rose more than a dollar to 2015 highs on Wednesday, as a month-long rally gained further impetus from a fall in U.S.