Russia's MICEX Index rallied 2 percent in morning trade, despite news of the toughest sanctions against the country since the end of the Cold War.
President Obama wrote to Russian President Putin to inform him the U.S. government had determined Russia violated a nuclear treaty.
With lowered guidance, Samsung should focus on how to dominate lower cost smartphones from Chinese companies and maintain its large market share.
The way consumers would be informed when their food has been genetically engineered is being battled in Congress and among advocacy groups.
Nevada, the District of Columbia and Alabama all make the list of states with the highest share of consumers with debts in collections.
The Israeli stock market is a good test for the old saying that war is good for the economy. Is it investing maxim or enduring myth?
A commercial jetliner carrying 116 people disappeared over west Africa after losing contact with air traffic controllers. NBC News reports.
Though social media remains immensely popular, a new survey shows users aren't very satisfied with their experience on the sites.
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European shares closed lower on Wednesday, as investors reacted to fresh sanctions against Russia, big-name earnings and U.S. GDP.
Twitter stock's jumped 30 percent after growth in its user base soothed concerns about its future, but some analysts remain skeptical.
China is set to overtake the U.S. as the world's largest beer market in value by 2017, according to a EuroMonitor International report.
Geopolitical tensions are heating up globally, but it isn't clear investors should react, with markets not paying the conflicts much attention.
Wall Street on Wednesday will get two reads on the U.S. economy, one from the Commerce Department and the other from the Federal Reserve.
Sanctions are intended to tighten the screws on Russia by targeting broad sections of its economy and financial markets.
The parent company of a scandal-hit Chinese food supplier said it is withdrawing all products made by the subsidiary.
Global brands are learning to get creative with wooing the price-sensitive Indian consumer, who has a penchant for bargain-hunting and little brand loyalty.
Peter Schiff says two catalysts this week could send gold prices higher.
The Gherkin, one of London’s most recognizable buildings, is up for sale, and is expected to reach £650 million plus, according to property sources.
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