Nicaragua announces start of China-backed canal to rival Panama

Nicaragua announces start of China‑backed canal to rival Panama

North Korea's internet links restored

North Korea's internet links have been restored, but it is not clear how stable they are, the U. S.-based internet monitoring company Dyn said on...

North Korean U.N. diplomat rejects Security Council rights action

North Korean U. N. diplomat rejects Security Council rights action

Joe Cocker dies at 70

British singer Joe Cocker is dead at age 70. His London‑based agent, Barrie Marshall, said Cocker died e



Goldman sells metals unit to billionaire Reubens after probe

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. sold a metal- warehouse unit it acquired in 2010 to Reuben Brothers after the business attracted congressional scrutiny.

Asian stocks drop with gold near three-week low

Australian stocks drove a gauge of Asian equities lower for the first time in four days as gold traded near a three‑week low. The dollar held gains...

Oil rises as investors weigh US supplies against OPEC strategy

Oil advanced for the second time in three days as investors weighed a projected decline in U. S. crude...

Technipa's 50% markup for CGG is enough to start talks: Real M&A

France’s CGG SA, the struggling oilfield‑services company that rejected a bid for $1.8...