Asian stocks rose with European equity-index futures and the euro after U.S. shares jumped the most in a year. Gold traded near a six-week high on Diwali demand and credit risk in Asia fell toward a three-week low.
Chattanooga home sales fell 0.5 percent last month from year-ago levels, but home prices continued to rise in the Chattanooga area.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - U.S. equity investors bid up prices on Tuesday, delivering another day of gains for major indexes on the heels of upbeat quarterly results from tech giant Apple and talk of economic stimulus in Europe.
In the time it takes to age a Kentucky straight bourbon - that's two years - the Kentucky Bourbon industry has nearly doubled its work force, tripled its number of distilleries, and set new modern records for exports and barrel inventories.
TOKYO - Japan's trade deficit edged higher in September though exports rose more than expected as the yen weakened to a near six-year low, the Finance Ministry said Wednesday.