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Swift's big payday, Bieber hits South by Southwest
(12 March 07:36 am)
Mar. 12 - Taylor Swift is top earner and Justin Bieber makes surprise appearance ahead of South by Southwest festival. John Russell reports.
Asian stocks skid, commodities feel China chill
(12 March 07:35 am)
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian stock markets swung lower on Wednesday as economic uncertainty in China and the United States combined with political tensions in Ukraine to keep investors cautious and
Taylor Swift tops Billboard list of top music earners.
(12 March 06:40 am)
Mar. 12 - Taylor Swift earned nearly 40 million dollars in 2013, topping Billboard\'s list of music earners. John Russell reports.
Exclusive - China central bank ready to cut bank reserves if growth falters - sources
(12 March 06:23 am)
BEIJING (Reuters) - China\'s central bank is prepared to take its strongest action since 2012 to loosen monetary policy if economic growth slows further, by cutting the amount of cash that banks must
Gold holds gains near four-month high on safe-haven demand
(12 March 06:13 am)
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Gold held on to overnight gains on Wednesday to trade near its highest in four months, as global uncertainty over economic growth and tensions in Ukraine burnished the metal\'s
Asian stocks give ground, copper takes a spill
(12 March 05:32 am)
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian stock markets were set to turn lower on Wednesday as economic uncertainty in China and the United States combined with political tensions in Ukraine to keep investors
Witness: The bank card that withdraws money from China
(12 March 05:30 am)
Mar. 12 - Growing numbers of Chinese are using a state-backed bank card to illegally spirit billions of dollars to Macau, the world\'s biggest gambling hub, an examination by Reuters\' James Pomfret has
Profit-taking drags Wall Street lower
(12 March 02:27 am)
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday, with selling picking up late in the session, as investors cashed in some of the recent market gains, but the S&P 500 finished less than 1 percent away
Japan remembers victims three years after nuclear disaster
(12 March 02:01 am)
March 11 - Japan is still struggling to recover from the earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster which devastated the county three years ago, killing more than 15,000. Leigh Paterson reports.
Fed set to ditch 'threshold' guidance under Yellen
(12 March 02:00 am)
NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Janet Yellen\'s first policy-setting meeting as chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve will focus on how to finesse a rewriting of the central bank\'s promise to keep
Soccer field-sized convoy travels through Eastern Europe
(12 March 01:52 am)
Mar. 11 - A convoy, the length of a soccer field, snakes through Eastern France, in an effort to transport a mammoth gas turbine destined for the United States. Jeanne Yurman reports.
Maruti investors ratchet up pressure to shelve Suzuki deal
(12 March 01:18 am)
MUMBAI (Reuters) - A group of investors in Maruti Suzuki Ltd ratcheted up pressure on India\'s top carmaker to abandon a plan for its Japanese parent to build a new plant to make cars for the Indian
Turkey mourns death of boy hurt in protests last year
(12 March 01:09 am)
March 11 - A 15-year-old Turkish boy passes away after spending nine months in a coma that resulted from a tear gas canister hitting him in the head. Nathan Frandino reports.
Wave carpet delivers power potential to coastal communities
(11 March 11:12 pm)
Mar. 11 - Mechanical engineers in California are developing technology to harness the energy of coastal waves and ultimately, provide entire cities with limitless renewable energy and clean drinking
Bus collides with truck in Egypt, leaving at least 22 dead, 25 injured
(11 March 11:10 pm)
March 11 - At least 22 people are killed and another 25 injured after a bus collided with a truck in Suez, Egypt, according to local authorities. Nathan Frandino reports.
"Titanfall" launches on Xbox One
(11 March 10:45 pm)
Fans celebrate the release of Xbox One\'s \"Titanfall\" at SXSW in Austin, Texas after queueing for the game\'s midnight launch. Rollo Ross reports.
Van Gogh exhibit blames society, not artist, for his madness
(11 March 10:41 pm)
Mar. 11 - The Musee d\'Orsay in Paris presents some of Vincent Van Gogh\'s art through the lens of French playwright Antonin Artaud, who blames society for driving Van Gogh to suicide. Jeanne Yurman
Breakingviews: GM's Lehman lawyer
(11 March 10:00 pm)
March 11 - Jeffrey Goldfarb and Antony Currie discuss the big recall test for new boss Mary Barra and whether a new investigator of Lehman Brothers fame can do for GM what bankruptcy didn\'t.
Gold rises on concern over Ukraine crisis, Chinese growth
(11 March 09:18 pm)
LONDON (Reuters) - Gold rose on Tuesday as fears of a slowdown in Chinese economic growth and worries about the crisis in Ukraine sapped appetite for risk.
The Exchange: A right to health and safety
(11 March 09:04 pm)
Rob Cox is joined by author and CUNY professor Nicholas Freudenberg to discuss six “Legal But Lethal” industries and the solutions for protecting public health.
Doctor returns in Pistorius trial after day of graphic testimony
(11 March 08:49 pm)
March 11 - After imposing a broadcast blackout, judge releases pre-recorded version of doctor\'s graphic testimony describing autopsy of Reeva Steenkamp, the girlfriend of Oscar Pistorius. Jennifer
Wall Street little changed, near record highs
(11 March 08:30 pm)
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were little changed on Tuesday as investors found few reasons to push the S&P 500 above its recent record high, as tensions in Ukraine continued.
World At Risk: Will Crimea split from Ukraine?
(11 March 08:05 pm)
Mar. 11 - It\'s not all as clear cut as it may seem, and investor need to get to grips with the motivations behind the political manoeuvring says Citi\'s Chief Global Political Analyst Tina Fordham.
Ukraine's interim leaders create new national guard
(11 March 08:02 pm)
March 11 - Ukraine\'s acting government condemns Russia\'s drive \"toward the destruction\" of global security and creates a new national guard. Nathan Frandino reports.
Chobani seeks to sell 20 pct stake
(11 March 07:56 pm)
March 11 - Reuters has learned Greek yogurt maker Chobani is talking to consumer and private equity firms about a deal that would value it at about $2.5 billon. Fred Katayama reports.
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