The yen weakened as global stocks advanced before regional Federal Reserve presidents speak amid speculation the U.S. central bank will consider reducing monetary stimulus as early as next week.
Baidu Inc., China's biggest search engine, stopped accepting Bitcoins after the nation's central bank barred financial institutions from handling transactions, triggering a drop in the virtual currency.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has announced a new five-year strategic plan to improve safety for elderly drivers and passengers.
LONDON (MarketWatch) - European stock markets mostly rose on Monday, keying off gains seen overnight in Asia where better-than-expected Chinese export data signaled stronger demand from the global economy and sent the region's markets higher.
FRANKFURT--Germany's trade surplus was lower than expected in October, as imports sharply rose from September, outpacing a modest increase in exports, data from the federal statistics office showed Monday.