A woman walks past screens showing graphs of stocks at the Athens ...
Nov 21st, 2011
(AP) - A woman walks past screens showing graphs of stocks at the Athens Stock Exchange, on Monday, Nov. 21, 2011. Greece is imposing austerity measures to secure an installment of international rescue loans, without which it will run out of money by Dec. 15. Greek stocks plunged 3.74 percent on Monday, with the Athens Stock Exchange benchmark General Share Index closing the day at 686 points. Banks were particularly badly hit, shedding a collective 5 percent. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris) -
By Dominic Evans BEIRUT (Reuters) - Thirty years after the Lebanese capital gave birth to the modern suicide bomber, a killer has again driven his explosive-packed car towards an embassy in Beirut, hurling charred corpses through the street. Many Lebanese say they now believe their country is doomed to become the next battlefield for Sunni jihadist... [Full Article]
Stocks edged lower Wednesday as investors weighed conflicting economic reports and assessed the outlook for Federal Reserve stimulus. The stock market dropped in early trading after a payroll company reported ... (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]