U.S. refineries from Ohio to Minnesota are capitalizing on access to cheap crude from Western Canada and North Dakota oilfields, helping their region break a historic dependence on fuel from the Gulf Coast while redrawing oil trade maps. Since the early 2000s, crude and fuel flows from the Gulf Coast
In its first offering of online bank accounts, JPMorgan Chase & Co on Monday launched a new smartphone app that it hopes will attract new depositors, many of whom are young and may live far from any of its branch offices. The app, named Finn by Chase, allows people to use a phone to open a bank account
Business wasn't great during the third quarter, but things should pick up again through the rest of the year, according a survey of business economists.
Oct.22 -- Nicholas Smith, equity strategist at CLSA Japan, discusses Shinzo Abe's election victory and the Japanese stock market. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."
The Government must secure a Brexit transition "as close as possible [to] the status quo" ahead of "serious decisions" in the coming months to relocate jobs out of the UK, the five leading business lobbying groups have warned David Davis. In a strongly worded letter to the Brexit
Philippine troops have captured a building where pro-Islamic State group militants made their final stand in southern Marawi city and found about 40 bodies of suspected gunmen inside, two security officials told The Associated Press on Monday. The officials said the seizure of the building and the defeat
The dollar touched a three-month high against the yen on Monday, with an emphatic election victory for Japan's ruling party keeping yen-weakening stimulus measures at the heart of government policy. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ruling party scored a big win in Sunday's election with his coalition
Tom Brady threw two touchdown passes and the New England Patriots toyed with the Atlanta Falcons — sound familiar? — 23-7 in a fog-filled Super Bowl rematch Sunday night that wasn't particularly super. New England scored the final 31 points to win the NFL championship in February.
The charts show a potential rebound for the Aussie, but continued dollar gains could mean a brief run higher, technical analyst Daryl Guppy says.
HONG KONG (Reuters) - China Literature Ltd, China's largest online publishing and e-book company, launched an initial public offering for up to $1.1 billion on Monday, seeking funds for acquisitions and to expand its digital publishing business.
Two security officials tell The Associated Press that Philippine troops have found about 40 bodies of suspected gunmen after capturing the building where pro-Islamic State group militants made their final stand in southern Marawi city. The officials said Monday the seizure of the building and the defeat
Oct.22 -- Takeshi Niinami, president and chief executive officer at Suntory, discusses Shinzo Abe's election victory, Abenomics, consumption tax, inflation and the labor market. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."
Ever wondered how Stephen Hawking saw the universe as a doctoral candidate, when his theories about black holes were just coming into fruition?
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Alan Jackson, the late guitarist and singer Jerry Reed and songwriter Don Schlitz were inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame on Sunday.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's election victory gives him a mandate to press on with his easy money policies aimed at kickstarting the Japanese economy
Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd has reached a last-minute agreement to settle a case brought by the country's securities regulator accusing it of manipulating the bank bill swap rate. Australia's third-largest lender, which had previously said it would defend itself against the
The Astros and Dodgers have played more than 700 times over the years, but these clubs know very little about each other. "A lot of it is going to be learning as you go," Granderson said. Los Angeles ace Clayton Kershaw is set to pitch Game 1 on Tuesday night against Dallas Keuchel at Dodger
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stocks were mostly higher Monday, with Japan's benchmark rising on the back of an election victory by the prime minister's ruling party, which had promised stability and growth.
(Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's central bank has joined an international standard-setting body for Islamic finance, a move that could help standardise industry practices and ease cross-border transactions in the Kingdom.
Asian shares largely rose and the dollar spiked following Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's victory at a snap election on Sunday.
The Phoenix Suns have fired coach Earl Watson just three games in to the NBA season. The Suns announced the firing Sunday night after hours of meetings at the team's headquarters. Assistant coach Jay Triano, a former head coach of the Toronto Raptors, was named interim coach.
Oct.22 -- Embattled commodity trader Noble Group announced the sale of its U.S. oil-liquids business to Vitol Group, with proceeds to be used to pay down dome of the company's debt. Bloomberg's James Poole reports on "Bloomberg Markets: Asia."
Less than a year into her tenure as chairman of Fidelity Investments, Abigail Johnson faces a crisis amid allegations that the mutual fund giant has a men's club mentality. Johnson is addressing inappropriate workplace conduct such as sexual harassment by hiring a consulting firm to review employee