NEW YORK (AP) - A federal appeals court on Monday reinstated a lawsuit in which victims of terrorist attacks in Israel accused the National Westminster Bank of supporting Hamas, just hours before a Brooklyn jury ruled against a bank in a similar case.
Automated guided vehicles transport shipping containers at the port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. Survey data showed Tuesday that eurozone manufacturing activity slowed in August.
Brent rose from a one-week low after a Chinese manufacturing gauge beat forecasts, signaling increased demand from the world's second-biggest oil consumer.
FILE- In this Wednesday Oct. 20, 2010 file photo, Britain's Tamara Mellon, co-founder of Jimmy Choo, displays her OBE, which was awarded by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, at an investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London.
OSLO--Norway's Yara International ASA and U.S.-based CF Industries Holdings Inc. are in merger talks to form the world's biggest producer of nitrogen fertilizers with over $18 billion in annual sales, the companies said Tuesday.