ATHENS, Greece�After a sleepless night, endless predictions and exit polls, we can say with utmost certainty: Alexis Tsipras has taken the oath of office and is ready, at least at a bureaucratic level, to guide our country out of this crisis.
Asian shares hit fresh highs early Tuesday, buoyed by a relatively inspiring handover from Wall Street overnight. U.S. stocks finished modestly higher on Monday as investors mulled results from Greek elections and winter weather on the East Coast.
Some 7,000 flights have been canceled through Wednesday as most major airports in the Northeast came to a standstill under a heavy blanket of snow.
Mattel Inc.'s ground-losing tussle in the toy aisle has claimed a victim. Bryan G. Stockton, the El Segundo company's chairman and chief executive, resigned after failing to turn around the toy maker.
Fed governor Jerome Powell said an efficient payments system aids economic growth. Photo: Bloomberg News. By. Ryan Tracy. Ryan Tracy.