BEIJING - Three of China's biggest securities firms are under investigation in a fresh aftershock from this summer's market plunge.
Two shoppers exchanged blows and wrestled each other to the ground in the middle of a crowded shopping centre in Kentucky on Thanksgiving evening, November 26.
TOKYO Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday made a widely expected decision to roll out additional stimulus spending - the latest attempt by Tokyo to revitalize a sputtering economy that has failed to break out of decades of stagnation.
Euro-area economic confidence matched its highest level in more than four years as the European Central Bank prepares to make a decision on whether to increase stimulus.
LONDON Crude oil futures fell on Friday, bringing losses this month to close to 9 percent, as disappointing Chinese data and worries over a supply glut overshadowed geopolitical concerns.