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Feb 15 2016

Asia Shares Mostly Firm, China Sets Yuan Higher

January crude oil imports were also down 4.6 percent on a year earlier at 26.69 million tonnes, or 6.29 million barrels per day. The figures were far worse than expecte...

Feb 15 2016

European markets enjoy modest bounce at the open

In addition, traders dumping riskier assets, in twine with the USA dollar, and buying up Japanese yen, which ramps up its value, also underpinned ongoing concerns that ma...

Feb 15 2016

Suspect arrested in stabbing of woman, 3 kids

Rebecca Cutler, 26, died at a hospital along with two of her daughters, a 19-month-old and 5-month-old, following the early morning stabbing at a Ramada Inn on Staten Isl...

Feb 15 2016

NYC police officers wounded in public housing shooting

The head of the police officers' union, Patrick Lynch, said the shooting shows the unsafe nature of the job. The two injured officers were rushed to Lincoln Hospital. L...

Feb 15 2016

Seoul: Pyongyang used money from joint factories for weapons

South Korea on Wednesday suspended the project as punishment for the North's long-range rocket launch February 7, saying it would no longer allow the funds paid to Kaeson...