In annexed Crimea, Putin says Russia would do its utmost to stop the bloodshed in Ukraine, where forces are fighting a pro-Russian rebellion in the east.
Activists hacked the Twitter account of the Russian Prime Minister on Thursday to announce he was resigning from government.
A senior official of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) will travel to Kiev and Moscow for talks.
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U.S. foreclosure activity jumped in July for the first time in four months as lenders scheduled more properties for auction, an industry report said.
Cisco delivered quarterly earnings and revenue that surpassed analysts' expectations on Wednesday.
UPS and FedEx have received licenses in China to extend express package services to Beijing and other cities without needing joint-venture partners.
Euro zone economic growth was stagnant in the second quarter, missing market expectations, official data showed.
China's sharp credit growth slowdown in July may signal rising default risks in some parts of the economy, analysts said.
Bill Ackman is planning to raise around $4 billion by listing a new investment vehicle in London, the FT reports.
SeaWorld Entertainment's public image has already come under attack. Now, the company's stock is being dragged through the wringer.
Rapidly expanding car-on-demand service Uber told CNBC Hong Kong was proving its fastest growing market so far, outside of the U.S.
A robust U.S. 30-year bond auction supported Treasuries prices in general and weighed on yields, which has underpinned the greenback, analysts said.
A bank account at an Arab Bank's branch in Beirut, unremarkable except for the name: Osama Hamdan, a spokesman for Hamas, the NYT reports.
Israel and the Palestinians agreed on Wednesday to extend a Gaza truce by five days minutes before an earlier ceasefire was set to expire.
Cisco's strong quarterly earnings might provide an opportunity for investors, the "Fast Money" traders say.
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These 20 S&P 500 companies reported effective tax rates of 0% or lower in the second calendar quarter, despite reporting a profit during the period.
Burger King is getting rid of the lower-calorie french fries it introduced less than a year ago.
Often saddled with debt, young shoppers are looking for smaller, cheaper vehicles, and are more likely to do their research online.