Financial Markets

Asian stocks mixed ahead of Fed rate announcement

Dec 13, 2017

Asian stock markets are mixed after Wall Street gained as investors looked ahead to a likely U.S. interest rate hike

Markets Right Now: Banks lead US stock indexes mostly higher

Dec 12, 2017

Big-company stocks notched gains on Wall Street, bringing more records for major indexes, but smaller companies lagged behind.

Venezuela orders probe into ex-oil czar, UN ambassador

Dec 12, 2017

The chief prosecutor in Venezuela says his office has launched a probe into the country's former oil czar and ambassador to the United Nations

Police: Man posed as officer, tried to get discounted coffee

Dec 12, 2017

Police in western New York have charged a man who they say impersonated an officer in an attempt to get discounted coffee

World stocks turn higher as investors eye Fed decision

Dec 12, 2017

World stocks turn higher as investors look ahead to expected Fed rate increase

Asian shares fall back as investors show caution over China

Dec 12, 2017

Asian shares fall back as investors show caution over Fed, China

Bitcoin futures soar amid frenzy over virtual currency

Dec 11, 2017

Bitcoin's debut on a major U.S. exchange was a hit, with the price of the first-ever futures contract for the virtual currency rising 20 percent

The Latest: Bitcoin futures end 1st day 20 pct higher

Dec 11, 2017

The Latest: Bitcoin futures soar in debut on major exchange

Waiting for Congress, Mnuchin makes 2nd emergency debt move

Dec 11, 2017

Treasury takes second emergency step to keep from breaching debt limit

Journalists consider response to errors after Trump attacks

Dec 11, 2017

Some mistakes by journalists involving President Donald Trump, and the president's attacks, make news organizations consider how they respond to errors

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather

High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather

High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather

High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather

High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

Parga Weather

High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH