By ROBERT BARRAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Barclays Chief Executive Bob Diamond resigned Tuesday, the biggest scalp in a financial markets scandal that has ripped through the bank's senior management and sown the seeds for a new investigation into Britain's banking
By ALEX KENNEDYAssociated Press
SINGAPORE (AP) - Asian stock markets were boosted Wednesday by hopes European central bankers will buoy economic growth with new stimulus measures.
Global equities and commodities have rallied so far this week amid growing
By The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Kodak says bankruptcy court has approved an auction of its imaging patent portfolios over the objections of Apple and FlashPoint Technologies, giving the photography pioneer clarity on ownership claims.
The Rochester, N.Y
By LARRY NEUMEISTERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - The U.S. government raised the stakes Monday for an Internet poker company founder, boosting charges against him and saying he could face decades in prison for operating a Ponzi scheme that has cost poker players hundreds of
By JULIE WATSONAssociated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Mexico's new president may dissuade some immigrants from returning home, despite promising economic opportunities there and a faltering U.S. job market.
The vast majority of the 40,000 Mexican expatriates who
NEW YORK (AP) - Shares of Groupon Inc. took a hit on Monday after an analyst lowered his target price on the stock to reflect higher marketing expenses over the next few quarters. In addition, Groupon's co-founder and chairman, Eric Lefkofsky, said he is scaling back his
By KASIE HUNTAssociated Press
WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) - It's a family tradition that spans a decade, as Mitt Romney's clan - all 30 of them - gathers at his New England lakeside compound for a week of home-cooked meals, sporting events and ice cream outings
By CHARLES BABINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The presidential race is entering the sultry summer, a final lull before the sprint to Election Day, with President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney neck and neck and no sign that either can break away
NEW YORK (AP) - Treasury prices rose on Monday after a report that U.S. manufacturing is slowing.
The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note fell to 1.59 percent on Monday, down from 1.65 on Friday. Its price rose 75 cents for every $100 invested
NEW YORK (AP) - One of the Internet's first photo-sharing sites has closed.
Eastman Kodak Co. shut its Kodak Gallery service as scheduled on Monday. Kodak filed for bankruptcy protection in January and sold much of the photo-sharing business to Shutterfly for