Currency Markets

Global shares advance following encouraging US jobs report

Dec 11, 2017

World shares advance following encouraging US jobs report; central banks and data releases in focus

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Asian shares advance following encouraging US jobs report

Dec 11, 2017

Asian shares advance following encouraging US jobs report; central banks and data releases in focus

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S&P 500 returns to record following strong US jobs report

Dec 8, 2017

Stocks rose on Friday following a better-than-expected U.S. jobs report

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Strong US jobs figures, Brexit hopes, lift global stocks

Dec 8, 2017

Brexit progress, strong US data help to shore up stock markets

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Asian shares rise on Wall Street gains, upbeat Japan data

Dec 8, 2017

Asian share indexes are advancing, guided by Wall Street gains and healthy quarterly economic data from Japan

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Debt And Bond Markets

The Latest: S&P says Brexit deal doesn't solve key issues

Dec 8, 2017

Ratings agency Standard & Poor's says that the deal between Britain and the European Union doesn't change the fact that it might downgrade Britain's sovereign debt grade

Senate Democrats stand united against GOP tax bill

Dec 3, 2017

In a repeat of the high-stakes battle over health care, Senate Democrats stood united against the GOP tax bill _ again unanimously opposing President Donald Trump on a top political and legislative priority

McConnell: Tax bill won't add to nation's debt woes

Dec 2, 2017

Fresh off his biggest legislative victory of the year, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is disputing projections that the Senate's tax bill would add to the nation's debt woes

Greece submits last bailout budget but austerity continues

Nov 21, 2017

Greece's government is promising bailout lenders continued austerity and high primary budget surpluses in its 2018 budget _ the last under eight years of international rescue programs ]

Raiders mark new chapter with Vegas stadium groundbreaking

Nov 14, 2017

The Oakland Raiders have broken ground on a new stadium in Las Vegas, just across the freeway from the city's world-famous casinos

US 30-year mortgage rates rise to 3.94 percent

Oct 26, 2017

US 30-year mortgage rates rise to 3.94 percent, higher than a year ago but still below historic average

Weather, 20 December
Houston Weather
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High: +11° Low: -2°

Humidity: 83%

Wind: NNE - 7 KPH

Canberra Weather
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High: +27° Low: +17°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: W - 20 KPH

Roissy-en-France Weather
+6

High: +6° Low: -5°

Humidity: 87%

Wind: ENE - 7 KPH

Florence Weather
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High: +9° Low: +6°

Humidity: 97%

Wind: ENE - 17 KPH

Parga Weather
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High: +16° Low: +4°

Humidity: 100%

Wind: SE - 25 KPH