*U.S. sale of $30 billion three-year notes is well bid. NEW YORK, Dec 10- U.S. "A lot of people are short and you're seeing some end-of-year buying taking place," said Wilmer Stith, portfolio manager of the Wilmington Broad Market Bond Fund.» Read More
SINGAPORE, July 10- London copper was steady on Wednesday but stuck near to three-year lows after the International Monetary Fund downgraded its global growth forecasts- underscoring the metal's dim demand prospects, while a stronger dollar also weighed.
TOKYO, July 10- U.S. crude futures jumped more than $1 to as high as $104.79 a barrel on Wednesday after American Petroleum Institute data showed a much sharper-than-expected fall in U.S. crude stocks. *NYMEX crude for August delivery was up 75 cents at $104.28 a barrel by 0039 GMT, after settling up 39 cents at $103.53 on Tuesday.
SINGAPORE, July 10- Gold was little changed on Wednesday not far from a one-week high hit in the previous session, with investors awaiting trade data from China to get more evidence of the economic strength of the world's second-biggest consumer of the metal.
June 19- A Kansas meat processing plant has voluntarily recalled about 23,000 lbs of raw ground beef that may be contaminated with E.coli bacteria, according to a company press release. "
Shanghai authorities are testing mislabeled mutton from a wholesaler that supplies a chain of hot pot restaurants run by U.S. fast food firm Yum Brands.
Gold prices topped $1,675 an ounce, rising along with the euro after the European Central Bank gave no hints on near-term rate cuts.
CNBC's Brian Shactman reports bigger-than-expected data from the EIA Inventory at a build at 3.9 million barrels.