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Business activity in the euro zone fell to a 10-month low in September as the downturn in two of the region's biggest economies - France and Italy - weighed.
Asian equities reversed losses to end higher on Friday ahead of U.S. jobs data, with Hong Kong markets in focus as protests entered their eighth day.
Australian special forces troops will be deployed in Iraq to assist in the fight against Islamic State militants, PM Tony Abbott said on Friday.
Discussing his efforts to grow jobs opportunities and address the health-care system in the country, Obama struck an optimistic tone.
Walt Disney has extended the near decade-long tenure of Bob Iger, granting its chairman and CEO a contract extension through June 2018.
JPMorgan Chase says a breach reported this summer impacted about 76 million households and 7 million small businesses.
For the second time in roughly three months, JPMorgan is scrambling to contain the fallout from a security breach of its network. The NYT reports.
The global economy is weaker than was envisioned just six months ago, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said on Thursday.
New orders for U.S. factory goods posted their biggest decline ever in August, clawing back an aircraft-driven jump a month earlier.
Companies making headlines before the bell Thursday.
The number of jobless claims fell unexpectedly last week, an indication that layoffs may be abating in an uncertain economy.
Warren Buffett won't name names, but he told CNBC the companies were "names you'd recognize."
Allianz will replace chief executive officer Michael Diekmann next year with Oliver Baete in the wake of Bill Gross's sudden departure from Pimco.
The billionaire investor announces on CNBC he's buying Van Tuyl Group, the nation's largest privately held car dealership chain.
The ECB gave more details of its asset purchase program on Thursday, but left markets uneasy by failing to give clear guidance on their size.
The number of planned layoffs by U.S. employers fell to a 14-year low in September, according to a report by Challenger, Gray & Christmas.
U.S. manufacturing expanded during September but the pace of growth at factories slowed, according to an industry report.
Ray Dalio, founder of the world's biggest hedge fund Bridgewater Associates, says the Fed should wait for inflation signs before hiking interest rates.
America's manufacturing industry expanded in September, while employment in the sector grew at its best pace since March 2012.
Companies making headlines before the bell Wednesday.