Stocks recover from sharp losses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed mostly higher on Wednesday, recovering from sharp intraday declines as gains in energy offset earlier pressures from growth concerns. "We did hold the more…

China intervenes to support tumbling yuan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WSJ) BEIJING—China intervened to prop up the yuan Wednesday, according to people familiar with the matter, just a day after it had let it decline sharply, underscoring the more…

OPEC just kicked oil into the $30s

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Increased pumping by OPEC as Chinese demand appears to be slackening could drive oil to the lowest prices since the peak of the financial crisis. West more…

Is this Trump's tax plan?

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_2201425" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Donald Trump[/caption] In an interview Tuesday, Donald Trump teased the details of his yet-to-be revealed plan to reform the U.S. tax code, telling CNN, more…

6 reasons gas could fall below $2

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — The price of gas is expected to fall below $2 a gallon by the time the New Year rolls around. Gas hasn't been below the $2 more…

McDonald's 'boots blind woman, service dog'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) A McDonald’s restaurant in Norway could face police action after members of staff reportedly forced a blind woman to leave because she was accompanied by her guide more…