Airbus recorded orders and options for 123 planes, according to the aviation consulting firm IBA.iQ.Paris Air Showread more
Markets in Asia edged up in Tuesday morning trade as investors awaited the start of a closely-watched meeting by the U.S. Federal Reserve, set to kick off later stateside.Asia Marketsread more
Wall Street analysts think Facebook's cryptocurrency payments project will give the company a big boost.Marketsread more
Chinese President Xi Jinping will travel to North Korea this week for a two-day visit, ahead of a possible meeting between Xi and President Donald Trump at next week's G-20...Politicsread more
The Pentagon said that the crew of one of the tankers, the Japanese Kokuka Courageous, found an unexploded limpet mine on its hull following an initial explosion.Politicsread more
Electronic material that Infowars host Alex Jones turned over to families of Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims who are suing him contained images of child...Politicsread more
Facebook's reported move into cryptocurrency could amount to the biggest catalyst for digital assets in their decade-long history, some crypto investors say.Bitcoinread more
In a 7-2 ruling, over dissents from Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Neil Gorsuch, the justices affirmed the so-called "dual sovereignty" exception to the Constitution's...Politicsread more
Eleven banks that lend to shipping lines announced Monday that climate impact will be integrated into the criteria that determines how much shipping companies can borrow, an...Transportationread more
Florida businessman Barry Honig agreed to a proposed judgment with the SEC in a case it called "classic pump-and-dump schemes," according to Monday filings.Crimeread more
"The recent Iranian attacks validate the reliable, credible intelligence we have received on hostile behavior by Iranian forces," Shanahan says.Politicsread more
So much for a sleepy second half...
With a possible exit by Greece from the euro, Puerto Rico's governor saying it's unable to pay its debts and Chinese stocks in a bear market, the world for investors changed over a single weekend.
"Now that Greece has been caught and Puerto Rico has confessed, all the other criminals are in jeopardy," wrote Brian Kelly of hedge fund BKCM. "I don't know if we are at the beginning of a systemic debt domino effect, but if we are, I would expect to see multiple confessions over the next six-12 months."
The CBOE Volatility Index—the market's fear gauge—lost a quarter of its value until last week, when it started to creep higher into the weekend. The measure was up more than 15 percent in early trading Monday.
So if we're in for period of sustained volatility in the second half of the year, here's how to batten down the hatches.