Financial Markets

How major US stock indexes fared Wednesday

Aug 15, 2018

Deepening worries about global economic growth, particularly in China, set off a rout in riskier assets including technology stocks, copper and crude oil

The Latest: White House says Turkey treated pastor 'badly'

Aug 15, 2018

The White House says "we won't forget" how Turkey has treated a detained American pastor, after a court rejected his appeal for release

Turkey braces for hard times amid currency crisis, US spat

Aug 15, 2018

Some Turks are reacting with defiance to their plunging currency and an escalating dispute with the United States, in an indication that they are ready to endure economic pain and risk further deterioration in a Cold War-era alliance

Fed rate policy unintentionally pressures emerging economies

Aug 15, 2018

Fed's rate policy unintentionally pressures Turkey and other developing economies

Turkey increases tariffs on some US goods, escalating feud

Aug 15, 2018

Turkey is increasing tariffs on imports of certain U.S. products, escalating a feud with the United States that has helped trigger a currency crisis

Guyana to build Venezuelan refugee settlement near border

Aug 15, 2018

Guyana says it will set up a temporary settlement for hundreds of people who have fled the economic collapse in neighboring Venezuela

Global markets sink on growth concerns, Turkey jitters

Aug 15, 2018

Stock markets are down amid a drop in commodity prices that suggests concern about economic growth.

How US Fed is unintentionally squeezing developing economies

Aug 15, 2018

How the US Fed is unintentionally squeezing Turkey and other developing economies

How US Fed is unintentionally squeezing developing economies

Aug 15, 2018

How the US Fed is unintentionally squeezing Turkey and other developing economies

More than 1,200 infected with measles in Brazil; 6 dead

Aug 14, 2018

Brazil's Health Ministry says more than 1,200 people have been infected in a growing measles outbreak linked to cases imported from neighboring Venezuela

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