Global Stock Slump Continues; China Gets Hit Hard: Markets Wrap
February 26, 2018

The sell-off in global stocks that briefly looked to have ended mid-week has come back, tipping markets from the U.S. to Asia into declines exceeding 10 percent from their January highs . China, where retail investors dominate, got hit particularly hard Continue reading

Bitcoin Storms Back From Dip Below $10,000 in White-Knuckle Ride
January 27, 2018

Bitcoin’s wild start to 2018 turned breakneck on Wednesday, with the largest cryptocurrency plunging below $10,000 for the first time in six weeks before staging a rally to trade virtually unchanged.

The gyrations took the digital token across a trading Continue reading

Bitcoin Finds Floor After Worst Selloff Since 2015
January 4, 2018

Bitcoin rebounded on Saturday along with most of the major cryptocurrencies, halting a four-day tumble that drew worldwide attention to the unregulated $500 billion market that’s frequently called a bubble.

The double-digit bounceback was strongest with second-tier digital coins. Bitcoin Continue reading

Kushners Control of Familys NYC Crown Jewel Is Now in Jeopardy
October 18, 2017

An ambitious plan by Jared Kushner’s family to recast its indebted Fifth Avenue office building as a luxury architectural trophy is collapsing, setting off a chain of events that may imperil the Kushners’ ownership of a property central to their Continue reading

‘Further action required’ after UN North Korea missile test sanctions, Haley says
August 6, 2017

United Nations imposes sanctions on Pyongyang over nuclear ambitions, as McMaster says Trump deeply briefed on threat posed by Kim Jong-un

Further action is required against North Korea, US ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Saturday as Continue reading