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Clashes erupted in Hong Kong, deepening a sense of impasse between the government and pro-democracy protesters increasingly willing to confront police.
Hong Kong pro-democracy activists recaptured parts of a key protest zone, defying police trying to disperse them with pepper spray and baton charges.
The U.S. dollar edged higher against a basket of major currencies on Friday after strong data on U.S. consumer sentiment calmed nerves.
The U.S. dollar recovered against a basket of major currencies on Thursday on the view that Wednesday's selloff was overdone.
The U.S. dollar hit a three-week low against the euro and a more than one-month low against the yen on Wednesday.
The U.S. dollar recovered against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday after worrying economic data came out of the euro zone and United Kingdom.
The US dollar fell against a basket of major currencies on Monday on concerns that the Fed may delay its first interest rate hike.
The dollar firmed for a second straight session on Friday after three days of losses, bolstered by worries about the health of the global economy.
Following the Fed's warning of a strong dollar, investors are reassessing the timing and size of a rate hike, according to currency strategists.
Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests face criticism for disrupting the city, but they might offer one clear social benefit: crime may not be paying off.
The dollar tumbled to a three-week low against the yen on Thursday as investors continued to pare back bullish bets on the greenback.
The dollar fell to a two-week low against the euro on Wednesday after the minutes of the latest Fed meeting focused on risks to the U.S. economy.
The dollar fell to a three week-low against the yen on Tuesday, retracing most of its gains posted last week.
The dollar paused for breath in early European trade after forecast-beating U.S. jobs data on Friday.
It hasn't taken sterling long to lose all the gains from the relief rally which followed Scotland's vote against independence.
Hong Kong's pro-democracy protesters have blockaded key shopping areas, and analysts are keeping a running toll on how badly the economy will be hit.
The dollar climbed to a more than four-year peak on Friday after a report showing the U.S. economy created more jobs than expected last month.
Despite handwringing over how badly protests will hit Hong Kong tourism, it isn't clear whether the turmoil is keeping mainland tourists away.
The yen held its gains against the dollar on Thursday after weak manufacturing surveys from around the globe and an Ebola health scare in the United States.
The dollar dropped from six-year highs against the yen on Wednesday, weighed down by a fall in U.S. Treasury debt yields.